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201 Games for the Elementary Physical Education Program

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ISBN-10: 0130420611

ISBN-13: 9780130420619

Edition: 2002

Authors: Jerry D. Poppen

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For elementary physical education teachers and others who work with children at this age, here is a unique collection of competitive and cooperative games that maximize participation and minimize failure for all players, have specific learning objectives and fit into a broad-based physical education program that allows students to develop varied and complementary skills. Each game provides everything needed for its successful use, including a brief introduction, an equipment list, game preparation guidelines and game play instructions. Many also provide helpful diagrams and drawings and/or tips for varying the game or modifying it to accommodate students' ability levels. Book jacket.
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Book details

List price: $29.95
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 8.00" wide x 10.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.540
Language: English

About This Book
Using Games Successfully in Your Physical Education Program
Movement Awareness Games
No Touch (K-6)
Statues (1-6)
High Fives (2-6)
Shadowing (3-6)
Living Letters (1-4)
Daytona Speedway (1-6)
Motorcycle Race (2-6)
Stock Car Race (2-6)
Bumper Cars (2-6)
Big Mack Truck Race (3-6)
Circle Games
Objectelephantitus (K-2)
Color Mix (K-1)
Mousetrap (K-1)
Spaceship (K-2)
Horse and Jockey (2-6)
Circle Chase (3-6)
Shoe Pass (3-6)
Single Line Games
Octopus (K-2)
Midnight (K-2)
The Three Bears (K-2)
Little Brown Bear (K-2)
Martians (K-2)
Black Bear (1-3)
Spiders and Flies (1-3)
Across the Great Divide (2-5)
White Bear (1-3)
Sharks and Seals (2-4)
Big Foot (2-6)
Fish Net (3-5)
Froggy (2-5)
Hot Weather Tag (3-6)
Double Line Games
March Attack (2-6)
Crows and Cranes (2-6)
Crusts, Crumbs, and Crabs (2-6)
Consonants, Vowels, and Numbers (2-6)
Odds and Evens (2-6)
States, Capitols, and Countries (2-6)
Snipes and Snorps (2-6)
The Great Wall (2-5)
Emergency (3-6)
Touchdown (3-6)
Boundary Ball (2-6)
Tag Games
Busy Bee Tag (K-5)
Everyone "It" Tag (1-6)
First Aid Tag (1-6)
Fire Tag (2-6)
Zapped Tag (1-6)
Alien's Raid Tag (2-4)
Tag Games with Bases
Balance Tag (2-6)
Hip Tunnel Tag (2-6)
Bridge Trapping Tag (3-6)
Hit the Deck Tag (2-5)
Funny Face Tag (2-4)
Barnyard Tag (3-6)
Art Gallery Tag (3-6)
Internet Tag (3-6)
Leapfrog Tag (3-6)
Math Facts Tag (3-6)
Spelling Tag (3-6)
State Capitols Tag (3-6)
Bean Bag Freeze Tag (1-3)
Pac Man Tag (2-4)
Batman and Robin Tag (3-6)
Ninja Turtle Tag (3-6)
Blarney Stone Tag (3-6)
Squeeze and Sing Tag (4-6)
Flag Tag (3-6)
Hoop Scoot Tag (3-6)
Cowboy Tag (2-3)
Wasp Tag (2-6)
Loose Caboose Tag (3-5)
Alligator's Tail Tag (3-6)
Addition Tag (2-6)
Amoeba Tag (3-6)
Globoid Tag (3-6)
Double Globoid Tag (3-6)
Pirates' Gold Tag (2-5)
Temple of Doom Tag (4-6)
Scatter Formation Games
Whistle Mixer (K-6)
Knock'em Down and Set'em Up (1-3)
Cleannies and Messies (K-5)
Numbers and Letters (1-6)
Consonants and Vowels (1-6)
Concentration (2-6)
Paper Shoot (3-6)
Run and Rally (3-6)
Rob the Cookie Jar (3-6)
Give Away (4-6)
Clean up the Trash (4-6)
Shipwreck (1-6)
Happy Health Habits (1-6)
Travel (1-6)
Christmas Land (K-4)
Fish Gobbler (2-6)
Billy Goats and Cows (3-6)
Sherlock Holmes: The Case of Mr. Freeze (4-6)
Stone Face (3-6)
Great Bank Robbery (4-)
Gold Runner (4-6)
Small Group Games
Push-Up Duel (3-6)
Push-Up Tic Tac Toe (3-6)
Toe Tag (2-6)
Circle Tag (2-6)
Cyclone Relay (2-6)
Human Hurdle (2-6)
Four-in-a-Line (3-6)
Chariot Race (3-6)
Limousine Service (3-6)
Train Relay (3-6)
Follow the Leader (3-6)
Pony Express Run (3-6)
Cooperative Games and Activities
Back-to-Back Get Up (K-6)
Barnyard (K-4)
Battleship (2-4)
Blind Ball Retrieval (4-6)
Blindfolded Football (2-6)
Blizzard (K-6)
Body Jumping (2-6)
Boop (2-6)
Caterpillar (K-4)
Centipede (K-4)
Cinderella's Shoes (K-6)
Cooperative Musical Chairs (K-4)
Cooperative Walk Tag (2-4)
Dress Me (4-6)
Electric Fence (2-6)
Frantic (2-6)
Frantic Balloon (K-6)
Giant Crab (K-4)
Giant Turtle (K-4)
Group Juggle (2-6)
Hog Call (K-4)
Hoop Pass (K-6)
Hoopscotch (2-6)
Inversion (2-6)
Jet Propulsion (K-6)
Machines (K-4)
Moving-Circle Ball Toss (2-6)
Number Scramble (K-4)
Over the Wall (2-6)
Parachute Race Track (4-6)
Partner Scooter Basketball (2-6)
Pit Stop (2-6)
Radioactivity (2-6)
Rowboat (K-4)
Sharks (2-6)
Shoe Shopping Relay (2-6)
Silly Circle (K-4)
Space Stations (K-2)
Speller (K-6)
Squeeze Ball Walk (K-6)
Stepping Stones to Safety (K-4)
Swing in (2-6)
Switch and Swap (2-6)
Zoom (K-4)
Games Involving Striking Skills and Eye-Hand Coordination
Balloon-Minton (3-6)
Sidewalk Tennis (4-6)
Small Ball Tetherball (3-6)
Quoit Tennis (4-6)
Catch Ball (2-6)
Fling It (3-6)
Foxtails (3-6)
Volleybird (4-6)
Maximizing Participation in Team Sports
Alaskan Baseball (3-6)
Baseball Vocabulary Game (4-6)
Braunboll (4-6)
Danish Rounders (3-6)
Iceberg (3-6)
Kick-Basket-Ball (4-6)
Balloon Blower Basketball (4-6)
Basketball 21 (Three Shot) (4-6)
Basketball Rob the Cookie Jar (3-6)
Fast Pass (4-6)
Basketball Vocabulary Game (4th-6th)
Scooter Basketball (4th-6th)
Alley Hockey (3rd-6th)
Grab-a-Flag (2nd-6th)
Kick Off (4th-6th)
Alley Soccer (3rd-6th)
Multiple Goal Soccer (4th-6th)
Pin Down (3rd-6th)
Tightward Ball (2nd-6th)
Balloon Volleyball (3rd-6th)
Four Square Volleyball (5th-6th)
Buka (5th-6th)
Play Day Activities
No-Hands Ball Carry (3-6)
Balloon Sweep (2-6)
Bottle Fill (3-6)
Bread and Water Relay (4-6)
Extreme Egg and Spoon Race (4-6)
Fan the Balloon Relay (3-6)
Four Legged Race (4-6)
Jello Slouph (3-6)
Grand Prix (4-6)
I've Got My Hands Full (1-6)
I'm Not Thirsty Race (1-6)
Le Mans Tug of War (4-6)
Ready, Aim, Fire! (3-6)
Water Balloon Newcombe (4-6)
Water Balloon on the Head (3-6)
Miscellaneous Play Day Activities (K-6)