ERIC Number: ED093138
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Physical Education and Art for Elementary Special Education.
Lambert, Anne; Drage, Darlene
The manual contains approximately 68 physical education activities and 60 art activities to be used with special education students in elementary school. It is explained that the physical education activities are limited to low organization games and team sports. Suggested are procedures for class organization, safety, teaching (such as having a warmup period prior to strenuous activities and formation. Given for each sport or game is information on level (primary or intermediate), numbers of players, equipment, formation, and game patterns. Activities described include Crossing the Brook", which entails jumping over an area designated by parallel lines, and "One Old Cat", a softball game which involves hitting a pitched ball and running to first base and home plate. Offered are suggestions for providing artistic experiences, a short bibliography, and a list of materials. Described are art activities such as "Textured Trees", pictures made by cutting tree parts from cloth (burlap and felt) and gluing the parts on cardboard, and painting with fingerpaints over crayon work. (MC)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Stark County Dept. of Education, Louisville, OH.