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ERIC Number: ED470726
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Pages: 451
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-88314-725-4
Physical Activity & Sport for the Secondary School Student. Fifth Edition.
Dougherty, Neil J., Ed.
This collection of papers offers a comprehensive text about contemporary physical activities and sports forms. It provides students with an overview of the various physical activities, skill technique required, safety, scoring, rules and etiquette, strategies, equipment, and related terminology. The 26 papers are: (1) "Physical Fitness" (Carolyn Masterson); (2) "Aerobic Fitness" (Robyn Snyder Walters); (3) "Learning Motor Skills" (Judith Rink); (4) "Archery" (Kathleen M. Haywood); (5) "Badminton" (Donald C. Paup); (6) "Basketball" (James E. Bryant); (7) "Climbing and Challenge Course" (Anthony J. Doody); (8) "Cycling" (Gary L. Wilson); (9) "Dance Education" (Barbara Lorraine Michiels-Hernandez); (10) "Flag Football" (Maryann Domitrovitz); (11) "Floor Hockey" (Gary R. Gray); (12)"Golf" (Harvey R. White); (13) "Inline Skating" (Chet Bunting); (14) "Lacrosse" (Kim Hutcherson); (15) "Orienteering" (Jeanne O'Brien); (16) "Self-Defense" (Kenneth G. Tillman); (17) "Soccer" (William T. Weinberg); (18) "Softball" (Lynda B. Ransdell and Alison Taylor); (19) "Swimming" (Ralph L. Johnson); (20) "Team Handball" (Mary Phyl Dwight and Mike Cavanaugh); (21) "Tennis" (Joanne Margaret Hynes-Dusel); (22) "Track and Field" (Nancy Knop); (23) "Tumbling" (David A. Feigley); (24) "Ultimate" (Ken Demas); (25) "Volleyball" (Barbara L. Viera); and (26) "Weight Training" (Barney R. Groves). (Chapters contain references.) (SM)
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Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Reston, VA. National Association for Sport and Physical Education.