Dynamic Physical Education for Secondary School Students: Pearson New International Edition VitalSource eText (7e) : 9781292033815

Dynamic Physical Education for Secondary School Students: Pearson New International Edition VitalSource eText (7e)

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Dynamic Physical Education for Secondary School Students,Seventh Edition provides secondary school physical education pre-service teachers everything they need to create exciting and engaging PE programs. Using accessible, everyday language, authors Paul Darst, Robert Pangrazi, Mary Jo Sariscsany, and Timothy Brusseau cover foundational teaching elements as well as current issues in physical education. Updated to reflect important issues facing today's PE teachers, this new edition includes topics such as the effects of overweight on youth, teaching students with different ability ranges, and teaching culturally diverse students. Updated research, recommended readings, and a variety of study tools make this book a comprehensive resource for all teachers of physical education. When tied to the accompanying Lesson Plans book, the text becomes a comprehensive curriculum guide for pre-service and in-service teachers for grades 7-12. Enhancing the curriculum and instruction in secondary physical education, the text includes a wealth of both practical and theoretical resources and many motivating ideas, strategies, and tools.

With the addition of two new coauthors, Tim Brusseau and Mary Jo Sariscany, the new four member author team brings both highly experienced and fresh perspectives to the revision. Included in this edition are new Teaching Tips and Safety Hint features, and content on the expanding role of PE teachers outside the gym.

Table of contents
Section 1: Justifying a Physical Education Program

1. Physical Education in the Secondary School

2. The Impact of Physical Activity on Adolescents

Section 2: Designing a Physical Education Program

3. Steps in Developing a Curriculum

4. Curriculum Approaches

Section 3: Teaching a Physical Education Program

5. Planning for Effective Instruction

6. Improving Instructional Effectiveness

7. Management and Discipline

8. Improving Instruction Systematically

9. Teaching Styles

10. Assessment, Evaluation, and Grading

Section 4: Developing a Total Program

11. Students with Disabilities

12. Safety and Liability

13. Activity Outside of the Physical Education Classroom: Intramurals, Sport Clubs, School Programs, and Athletics

Section 5: Implementing Instructional Activities

14. Introductory Activities

15. Physical Fitness

16. Promoting and Monitoring Lifestyle Physical Activity

17. Healthy Lifestyles: Activities for Instruction

18. Promoting Motivation, Cooperation and Inclusion: Nontraditional Ideas for Instruction

19. Sports
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