ERIC Number: EJ1132057
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 14
Disc Activities in Physical Education: A Comprehensive Approach
Cramer, Stanley J.
Strategies: A Journal for Physical and Sport Educators, v30 n2 p27-32 2017
Nearly everyone who throws a disc associates the activity with fun. Over the years, multiple disc games and activities have been invented, combining fun and learning. These are games that many individuals are likely to continue playing long after they have left school and are worthy of being included in a contemporary physical education program. The purpose of the article is to present some of these popular disc activities in a logical sequence of instruction moving from learning the basics to playing a game requiring skill and tactical awareness. Also included is a rationale of why disc games should be included in today's physical education programs.
Descriptors: Physical Education, Physical Fitness, Play, Games, Physical Education Teachers, Physical Activities, Students
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