ERIC Number: ED095109
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: N/A
Adapted Physical Education, Physical Education: 5551.82.
Lowe, Billye J.
This guide outlines a course designed to assist students in grades 7-12 who have disabilities and cannot successfully take part in a general physical education program. The course is devoted to developing skill in recreational sports and games, developing understanding of individual limitations and potentialities, aiding the student in personal and social adjustment, and providing the opportunity for individual achievement and success. Learning activities include gaining knowledge and understanding of body structure and function, developmental and therapeutic exercises, and recreational and modified activities. Class and planning procedures, points for consideration in scheduling, and sample forms are suggested. Resources for teacher and students are recommended, and methods of evaluating pupils are listed. (A 12-item bibliography is included.) (PD)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.