ERIC Number: ED166660
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
A Reading Program for the 70s: Physical Education.
Georgia State Dept. of Education, Atlanta. Office of Instructional Services.
Activities that promote perceptual motor development and that link language arts experiences to physical education are described in this guide. The 13 activities for students in kindergarten through grade three include playing games that relate movement and cognition, moving to music, describing sensory experiences, and defining words used to designate movement. The 18 activities for students in grades four through six involve students in such experiences as writing rules and strategies for an original game, planning a playground for the school, interacting on the interpretation of written words, and reading sports poems. Among the 14 activities for students in grades six through eight are reading and discussing sports books, making a sports dictionary, and writing about various aspects of physical education. A list of relevant books and phonograph records is included. (GT)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Georgia State Dept. of Education, Atlanta. Office of Instructional Services.