ERIC Number: ED205468
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Jan
Contemporary Elementary and Middle School Physical Education Conference (Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia, January 15-17, 1981). Proceedings, Friday, Activity and Position Paper Sessions.
Jones, Margaret A., Ed.
The second session of the January conference on Contemporary Elementary and Middle School Physical Education was devoted to over 35 workshops and demonstrations of games and sports that could be used by teachers with their classes. Emphasis was placed on the development of individual skills, physical fitness through sports, and noncompetitive games. Position papers were also given on movement education, mainstreaming, young people and drugs, self defense as a means to achieve self assurance, outdoor education program ideas, public school legislation, and student motivation. Various programs among classes, schools, and school districts are described. Activities demonstrated included dance, gymnastics, drama, track and field, golf, orienteering, basketball, weight training, and fencing. (JD)
Descriptors: Athletics, Class Activities, Elementary Education, Games, Mainstreaming, Middle Schools, Motor Development, Movement Education, Outdoor Education, Physical Education, Physical Fitness, Recreational Activities, Skill Development, Student Behavior, Student Motivation, Teacher Behavior
Margaret A. Jones, Project Director, HPRD Department, Georgia State University, University Plaza, Atlanta, GA 30303 ($5.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reports - Descriptive; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Georgia State Univ., Atlanta.
Note: For related documents, see SP 018 123-124. Best copy available.