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Strand, Bradford; Craw, Michael J. – Strategies: A Journal for Physical and Sport Educators, 2019
Golfers are constantly looking for ways to make golf easier, understandable, and consistent in efforts to lower their score and improve their game. Course management is essential for success in golf and is the name given to making smart decisions as one works their around the course. PEER refers to a four-part process (plan, evaluate, establish,…
Descriptors: Athletics, Physical Education, Teaching Methods, Athletic Coaches
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Mihajlovic, Christopher – Strategies: A Journal for Physical and Sport Educators, 2021
The purpose of this article is to assist teachers when teaching golf to students with visual impairments. The article presents different approaches that can serve as a guideline for didactic choices and the pedagogical aspects of teaching PE in inclusive settings. Using golf as an example, this article provides instructional strategies and ideas…
Descriptors: Athletics, Physical Education, Visual Impairments, Students with Disabilities
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Rosselli, Anthony C. – Physical Educator, 2019
"FORE!" Those four letters are often the only thing that alerts spectators attending golf tournaments of danger heading their way. With professional golfers swinging the golf club at upwards of 120 mph, sending the ball an average of 295 yards (Wilco, 2018), and with professional long drive competitors swinging up to 150 mph, a small…
Descriptors: Athletics, Athletes, Risk, Motion
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Santiago-Lugo, Schecyl M.; Hopple, Christine – Journal of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance, 2019
Golf develops physical skills, provides opportunities for recreation and socialization, and is a lifelong physical activity -- making it a worthwhile addition to any physical education curriculum. This article provides information on how a three-day golf unit can be implemented with students in grades 2 and 3.
Descriptors: Athletics, Elementary School Students, Grade 2, Grade 3
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Fisher, Kevin M. – Physical Educator, 2019
Inquiries have shown that students enroll in sport skills courses in college to learn a new activity, have fun, improve skills, and increase physical activity. However, physical education course requirements at 4-year universities have hit an all-time low. This study assessed learning in and student perceptions of a university golf physical…
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Teaching Methods, Athletics, Physical Education
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Cross, Rod – Physics Education, 2021
An experiment is described where a billiard ball and a golf ball were projected with backspin on a horizontal surface to measure the transition from sliding to rolling. During both phases, the torque on the ball is affected by an offset in the line of action of the normal reaction force.
Descriptors: Science Experiments, Motion, Physics, Scientific Concepts
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Yoshikawa, Emily; Bartholomew, Scott R. – Technology and Engineering Teacher, 2018
While the physical exercise of playing golf and the sheer enjoyment of the sport are both positive benefits, there are subtler opportunities for golf to be used in conjunction with other ideas for learning in K-12 education; the mechanics and details behind the sport, as well as the variety of clubs, courses, and swings are all potential…
Descriptors: Athletics, Educational Technology, Teaching Methods, Lesson Plans
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Wanless, Elizabeth A.; Petersen, Jeffrey C.; Pursglove, Lindsay K.; Desmond, Logan; Judge, Lawrence W. – Physical Educator, 2018
Websites are a critical tool for sport participants to seek logistical information prior to arriving at a facility. Given the challenge in accommodating mobility disabilities, research exploring how outdoor sport facilities, such as golf courses, precommunicate accommodation information via hosted websites is warranted. This study assessed website…
Descriptors: Athletics, Recreational Facilities, Web Sites, Information Dissemination
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Eastham, Susan L. – Strategies: A Journal for Physical and Sport Educators, 2015
Disc golf is a lifetime activity that can be enjoyed by students of varying skill levels and abilities. Disc golf follows the principles of ball golf but is generally easier for students to play and enjoy success. The object of disc golf is similar to ball golf and involves throwing a disc from the teeing area to the target in as few throws as…
Descriptors: Physical Education, Teaching Skills, Teaching Guides, Athletics
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Reuter-Rice, Karin; Krebs, Madelyn; Eads, Julia K. – Journal of School Nursing, 2016
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is the leading cause of death and disability in children. We conducted a prospective study, which examined injury characteristics and outcomes of school-age children of 5.0-15.0 years (N = 10) who were admitted to hospital for a TBI. This study evaluated the role of age, gender, the Glasgow Coma Scale, mechanisms and…
Descriptors: Head Injuries, Athletics, Play, Trauma
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Shanok, Nathaniel A.; Sotelo, Marlene; Hong, Jen – Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 2019
Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a common neurodevelopmental condition characterized by impairments in communication, social interactions, as well as motor functioning. Additionally, individuals with ASD are at a greater risk for health concerns due in part to a more sedentary lifestyle. Therefore, it may be advantageous to introduce more…
Descriptors: Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Athletics, Intervention
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Scarboro, Shot; Pritchard, Tony – Journal of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance, 2015
Golf is a lifetime sport activity that can be taught in physical education classes. How one teaches golf in physical education could influence whether students will want to continue to participate outside of physical education. The sport education model (SEM) is an instructional model that promotes student learning in all three domains by ensuring…
Descriptors: Physical Education, Physical Education Teachers, Athletics, Teaching Methods
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Chaisuwan, Phongsak; Khemmani, Supitch; Wicharn, Surawut; Plaipichit, Suwan; Pipatpanukul, Chinnawut; Puttharugsa, Chokchai – Physics Education, 2019
This research aimed to measure the coefficient of restitution (COR) for tennis and golf balls using smartphone sensors. The ball and smartphone were attached at the ends of a long plastic strip: one end was a pivot with the attached smartphone and another end was for the attached ball. The ball on the plastic strip was swung to bounce the ball.…
Descriptors: Athletics, Handheld Devices, Measurement Equipment, Motion
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Sandt, Dawn D.; Flynn, Erin; Turner, Tiffany A. – Strategies: A Journal for Physical and Sport Educators, 2014
Golf is one of the most accessible and versatile physical activities and is a viable choice for young adults with disabilities to engage in the recommended levels of physical activity. Teaching golf to youth with disabilities requires more than making accommodations regarding equipment, technique, and rules in the physical education setting. For…
Descriptors: Recreational Activities, Physical Activities, Disabilities, Adapted Physical Education
Gerlach, Dee – ProQuest LLC, 2021
The purpose of this quantitative study was to identify factors that create stress among head coaches at the National Association Athletic Association Division II level. Data was collected through a demographic questionnaire and the Coaching Issues Survey (CIS), a tool used to measure specific factors that may create stress among coaches. The…
Descriptors: Anxiety, Athletic Coaches, College Athletics, Interpersonal Relationship
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