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Physical Education Activity Handbook

ISBN-10: 0321883632

ISBN-13: 9780321883636

Edition: 13th 2014

Authors: Jerre McManama

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The Physical Education Activity Handbook, Thirteenth Edition provides existing and future physical education teachers with the content knowledge and teaching techniques they need to offer their students a chance to learn a wide range of engaging activities. More than 40 activities are explained, with essential information such as equipment, rules, skills and techniques, teaching and learning strategies, and a comprehensive reference section for further expertise. Activity chapters instruct the reader in three key areas: what the activity is, how to do it, and how to teach it to others. Using this text, teachers and teachers-in-training alike will be fully prepared to offer their students a varied learning experience that is engaging, exciting, and meaningful. The Thirteenth Edition features the addition of Zumba and Pilates content, new instructive web links in the end of chapter material, and updated instructions and photos.
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Book details

List price: $153.20
Edition: 13th
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company
Publication date: 2/14/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 512
Size: 9.00" wide x 10.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.376
Language: English

Neil Schmottlach has been the lead author on this text since the Seventh Edition. A former professor at Ball State University, Neil is now keeping busy in his retirement with consulting work and focusing on his photography.Jerre L. McManama's career spans 47 years of scholarly productivity in teacher education and sport at every educational level. As a professional, he has written over 30 books/chapters in books, articles, grants, creative endeavors, and editorial reviews. He has given more than 35 presentations to national and regional teacher education and sport organizations. Through these organizations, Jerre has continuously provided professional leadership serving in capacities such as board member, president, chair person, etc. This involvement has earned him honors and awards such as "National Leader," "Award-of-Merit," "Hall-of-Fame," "Meritorious Service," "Governor's Award," and "Outstanding Tenured Faculty Award." He has received Emeritus status at Ball State University and currently supervises student teachers, serves as Adjunct Faculty at the University of Indianapolis, and continues to write.National Organizations Represented include: AAHPERD, NASPE, USOC, AAU, USCSC, NCAA, NAIA, USVBA, USVCA, NVCA, USAV.

Considerations for Effective Skill Learning
Principles of Physical Fitness
Aerobic Dance and Zumba
Country Western Dance
Social Dance
Square Dance
Hip Hop Dance
Field Hockey
Football: Flag and Touch
Gymnastics and Tumbling
Handball and Racquetball
Hiking, Camping, and Backpacking
Recreational Sports
Floor Hockey
Flying Disc (includes Disc Golf & Ultimate Frisbee)
Table Tennis
Skating: Inline
Swimming, Diving, Water Exercise, and Fitness Swimming
Swimming and Diving
Water Exercise
Fitness Swimming
Team Handball
Track and Field
Weight Training
Lifetime Activities
Canoeing and Kayaking
Cross Country Skiing
Scuba Diving
Skin Diving
Rock climbing