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ERIC Number: EJ861078
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Nov
Pages: 5
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 13
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0746-3537
Boards on the Move: Surfboards, Skateboards, Snowboards, and Kiteboards
Moye, Johnny J.; Ritz, John M.
Technology Teacher, v69 n3 p7-11 Nov 2009
Technological advances through mathematics and science have made possible the modification of boarding sports. This article discusses the development of sport technologies that use boards and also touches on the social and cultural effects of the new technologies. It identifies many new forms of sports equipment that were spawned from modifying existing technology. Two types of activities that one might use for teaching this knowledge are presented. (Contains 4 figures.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Adult Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A