ERIC Number: ED117876
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Physical Activities for Mentally and Emotionally Handicapped Children.
Jack, Harold K.; Johnson, Leon E.
Presented is a manual intended to serve as a guide for teaching physical and recreational activities to mentally and emotionally handicapped children. Activities offered emphasize the development of motor skills, physical conditioning, and body movement. Included are over 200 activities in the areas of games and relays, developmental stunts and exercises, and developmental rhythms. Appended are teaching suggestions and instructions for building home-made equipment. (Author/SB)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Mental Health (DHEW), Bethesda, MD.
Authoring Institution: Temple Univ., Philadelphia, PA.