ERIC Number: EJ1059760
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014
Abstractor: As Provided
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Want to Add Pizazz to Your Weight Training Class? Try Sport Education!
Pritchard, Tony; Hansen, Andrew; McCollum, Starla
Physical Educator, v71 n2 2014
Weight training classes are offered in many secondary level physical education classes. The type of instruction used during weight training is crucial, ensuring students understand the content knowledge and the enjoyment weight training has to offer as a lifetime activity. By using the sport education model (SEM) in weight training classes, teachers can encourage physical activity and physical fitness and students will have a positive experience. The purpose of this paper was to provide teachers who implement weight training the steps necessary to incorporate the SEM within a weight training program.
Descriptors: Physical Education, Physical Education Teachers, Physical Activities, Secondary School Curriculum, Exercise Physiology, Curriculum Enrichment, Curriculum Implementation, Athletics, Teaching Models
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Secondary Education
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