ERIC Number: ED256723
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Contemporary Elementary and Middle School Physical Education Conference Proceedings (Atlanta, Georgia, January 19-21, 1984).
Jones, Margaret A., Ed.
Precis are presented of the meetings, workshops, and seminars at the 1984 Conference on Elementary and Middle School Physical Education. Papers were presented on the following subjects: suggestions for adapting physical education for handicapped children; ideas for discipline and classroom management; curriculum design in movement education for children in dance, gymnastics, and games; creation of a perceptual motor laboratory; improvement of cardiorespiratory health; wellness education; and current research in physical education. Included in the discussions were considerations of the implications for physical educators of the various types of medication used to control certain mental or emotional disorders. Descriptions are given of 91 ideas for classroom activities and games. (JD)
Descriptors: Adapted Physical Education, Athletics, Class Activities, Classroom Techniques, Dance Education, Educational Games, Elementary Secondary Education, Emotional Disturbances, Health Education, Mainstreaming, Medicine, Movement Education, Physical Education, Physical Education Teachers, Physical Fitness, Psychomotor Skills, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Georgia State Univ., Atlanta.
Note: For the 1985 conference proceedings, see SP 025 892.