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ERIC Number: ED286853
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Feb-27
Pages: 15
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Children in Motion.
Madsen, Karen
This paper describes motor development and movement skills and lists activities appropriate for kindergarten students. Locomotor, stability, and manipulative skills are defined and stick figure drawings are presented of kindergarten-level exercises. Games for enhancing locomotor and manipulative skills are described. "Stunts" and other activities that help to develop physical and perceptual-motor skills are also described. Ways to integrate motor activities with language arts, mathematics and music discussed. Ideas for inexpensive equipment for movement activities are listed. (CB)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Illinois State Kindergarten Conference (6th, Oak Brook, IL, February 26-27, 1987).