ERIC Number: ED171718
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Physical Education for Children: Movement Foundations and Experiences.
Bucher, Charles A.; Thaxton, Nolan A.
This textbook for elementary physical education teachers is divided into seven parts. The topics covered are: (1) instructional objectives and competencies definitions for elementary physical education; (2) physical and mental characteristics of elementary school children; (3) the science of movement and perceptual motor development of children; (4) teaching techniques and curriculum; (5) activities for elementary school school children; (6) physical education for the handicapped child; and (7) evaluating pupils, programs, and instruction. (JD)
Descriptors: Adapted Physical Education, Athletics, Child Development, Childrens Games, Dance, Educational Objectives, Elementary Education, Gymnastics, Maturation, Movement Education, Perceptual Motor Learning, Physical Activities, Physical Education, Program Evaluation, Socialization, Student Attitudes, Textbooks
Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc., 866 Third Avenue, New York, New York 10022 ($14.95)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: For related document, see SP 014 426