ERIC Number: ED289877
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
Fitness in the Elementary Schools. A Teacher's Manual.
Pangrazi, Robert P.; Hastad, Douglas N.
This handbook is a compendium of activities for developing physical fitness in children. The text is divided into five sections: (1) children and physical activity; (2) implementing physical fitness programs in school; (3) fitness for special populations; (4) teaching fitness for a lifetime; and (5) fitness activities and routines. These five sections give essential background information and explanations of physical fitness programs and why they are necessary. (JD)
Descriptors: Adapted Physical Education, Elementary Education, Health Needs, Learning Activities, Life Style, Physical Activities, Physical Fitness, Program Development, Program Implementation, Student Evaluation, Student Motivation
AAHPERD Publications, P.O. Box 704, Waldorf, MD 20601 ($9.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Reston, VA.
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