ERIC Number: ED207305
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Sep
Adaptive Devices for Aquatic Activities.
Bradtke, Jane Silverman
Practical Pointers, v3 n1 Sep 1979
The article describes commercial as well as improvised and homemade equipment for teaching physically handicapped persons to swim. Descriptions address equipment for entering the pool (such as pool lifts, a transfer board, and a ramp); aids in the instructional process (kick boards, arm floats); and assorted games and materials (such as ropes, exercise bars, and plastic bottles). (CL)
Descriptors: Equipment, Games, Physical Disabilities, Swimming, Teacher Developed Materials, Teaching Methods
American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, 1900 Association Dr., Reston, VA 22091 ($2.00).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Reston, VA. Information and Research Utilization Center.