ERIC Number: ED191808
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Physical Education. A Movement Approach. Grades K-6.
New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY. Div. of Curriculum and Instruction.
This teacher guide for elementary level physical education programs is based on the theories of movement education. It is divided into nine sections: (1) planning the program, its philosophy and objectives; (2) spatial awareness; (3) the body and its parts; (4) how the body moves; (5) development of locomotor, nonlocomotor, and manipulative skills; (6) physical fitness; (7) sports skills development; (8) gymnastics; and (9) rhythms and dance. Suggestions for specific activities are appended as well as a list of materials used in the program. A bibliography of books on physical education is included. (JD)
Descriptors: Athletics, Child Development, Dance, Elementary Education, Gymnastics, Human Body, Movement Education, Perceptual Motor Coordination, Physical Activities, Physical Education, Physical Fitness, Program Development, Psychomotor Skills, Teaching Methods
Board of Education of the City of New York, Publications Sales Office, 110 Livingston St., Brooklyn, NY 11201 ($6.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY. Div. of Curriculum and Instruction.