Teaching Cues for Sport Skills for Secondary School Students eBook (6e) : 9780321962805

Teaching Cues for Sport Skills for Secondary School Students eBook (6e)

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Pearson Higher Ed USA
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About the book: For junior- to senior-level courses in Physical Education Methods for Secondary schools or Psychology of Coaching.

Teaching cues—short, catchy phrases that call learners’ attention to key components of a skill—are provided for nearly 30 sports and activities in this practical, applied book. Teaching Cues for Sport Skills for Secondary School Students, 6th Edition is a well-received, hands-on reference for coaches and teachers who aim to teach sport skills effectively and accurately. The emphasis on concise teaching cues helps students remember how to perform specific sport skills and helps teachers access information quickly from one reliable source.

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Table of contents
  • 1. Teaching Physical Education Is Fun with the Right Tools
  • 2. The Foundation of Sport Skills
  • 3. Aerobic Kickboxing
  • 4. Archery
  • 5. Badminton
  • 6. Baseball
  • 7. Basketball
  • 8. Bowling
  • 9. Cycling–Mountain Biking
  • 10. Cycling–Road Biking
  • 11. Field Hockey
  • 12. Fitness Equipment Workout
  • 13. Floor Hockey
  • 14. Football
  • 15. Golf
  • 16. Lacrosse
  • 17. Pickleball
  • 18. Racquetball
  • 19. Recreational Walking, Running, and Hiking
  • 20. Soccer
  • 21. Softball, Fast-Pitch and Slow-Pitch
  • 22. Strength Training with Free Weights
  • 23. Swimming and Water Polo
  • 24. Team Handball and Indoor Hybrid Ball
  • 25. Tennis
  • 26. Track and Field Events
  • 27. Ultimate Frisbee
  • 28. Volleyball
  • 29. The Practice of Yoga 
Features & benefits
  • NEW! A section titled ‘Assessment Ideas’ has been added to each chapter, featuring ideas for student assessment in each sport.
  • NEW! New sections on activity safety and etiquette, teaching progressions, mini games, and game rules, strategies, and scoring have been added to each chapter as needed. 
  • REVISED! Cue tables have been updated as needed and are more completely filled in. 
  • NEW! Chapter 22 has been completely revised to cover weight training exercises that can be more easily used in a physical education setting.
  • NEW! Chapter 26 (Touch Rugby) has been deleted from this edition as most PE teachers do not cover this any more¿mostly for safety reasons.
  • Brief, accurate cues for nearly 30 sports and fitness activities incorporate verbal and visual images that facilitate understanding.
  • "Why" columns in teaching cues tables provide rationale for various teaching cues, so instructors can provide reasoning that supports the directions given to students.
  • “Common Error” columns in teaching cues tables provide the most common mistakes made in various sport skills, so instructors can provide direction as to what students should avoid. 
  • FYI (For Your Information) sections at the end of every chapter provide useful references and resources to apply to various sports programs.
  • Equipment tips in every chapter help future teachers make the most of every sports program.
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