ERIC Number: ED205517
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Childhood. Basic Stuff Series II. 8.
Trimble, R. Thomas; And Others
This booklet is intended for the use of physical education teachers of children from nine through twelve years of age. Examples of instructional activities are provided that are based upon the fundamental concepts of exercise physiology, kinesiology, motor development, motor learning, the social/psychological aspects of movement, and movement in the humanities (art, history, philosophy). The described activities are meant to enhance physical health, improve personal appearance, provide increased achievement potential, and develop psycho-social awareness, as well as to increase aesthetic appreciation of human movement and develop coping abilities. (JD)
Descriptors: Elementary Education, Exercise Physiology, Health Education, Individual Development, Learning Experience, Motor Development, Movement Education, Physical Activities, Physical Characteristics, Physical Education, Psychomotor Skills, Skill Development, Student Attitudes
AAHPERD Publications, P.O. Box 870, Lanham, MD 20801 (Stock Number 245-26842, $5.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD).
Note: For related documents, see SP 018 730-737 and SP 018 789.