ERIC Number: ED160600
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Secondary Physical Education Instructional Guide.
Montgomery County Public Schools, Rockville, MD.
Designed for use as a teaching aid only, this instructional guide provides secondary physical education teachers with a basis and direction for realizing those instructional objectives concerned with the development of motor skills and physical fitness. The content of the bulletin reflects an increased emphasis on individualization and student choice and on new processes leading to greater depth in the comprehension of physical education. Included in the guide are sections on: (1) the basic program and its goals; (2) requirements and guidelines for implementation; (3) evaluation and grading; (4) administration and organization; (5) student orientation; (6) equipment recommendations; (7) needs of adolescents; (8) theory and practice of training and exercise; (9) exercise as it relates to weight control and heart disease; (10) personal development. In addition, specific instructional objectives and assessment measures, including a sequential list of skills based on an assumed level of ability respective to grade level, are provided for 17 core athletic activities and 16 optional activities. Information and diagrams on dimensions of fields and courts are also included. (DS)
Descriptors: Athletics, Curriculum Guides, Motor Development, Movement Education, Perceptual Motor Learning, Physical Education, Physical Fitness, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Program Guides, Secondary Education, Teaching Guides
Montgomery County Public Schools, Supply Division, 550 North Stone Street Avenue, Rockville, Maryland 20850 ($5.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Montgomery County Public Schools, Rockville, MD.
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