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Author Abels, Karen Weiller, author

Title Teaching movement education : foundations for active lifestyles / Karen Weiller Abels, Jennifer M. Bridges
Published Champaign, IL Human Kinetics, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 263 pages) : illustrations
Contents History and philosophy of movement education -- Movement education framework content -- Developmentally appropriate teaching and assessment -- Foundation for an active lifestyle -- Innovative teaching ideas for movement education -- Activity analysis : application to the movement education framework -- Body activities -- Space activities -- Effort activities -- Relationships activities -- Teaching educational games -- Teaching educational gymnastics -- Teaching educational dance -- Appendix A: Flip 'n' fold -- Appendix B: Resources for teaching the movement education framework -- Glossary of movement education terms -- Glosario en español de terminología educativa de movimiento
Summary This book offers a perfect balance of knowledge base, pedagogy, and curriculum content,delivered with practical learning tools and activities,so you can help your students develop movement skills that foster healthful habits.Including engaging KinetiKidz characters that demonstrate technically correct form for 121 movement elements and that help children move more, feel good, and think better
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Movement education -- Study and teaching.
Movement education -- Curricula.
Form Electronic book
Author Bridges, Jennifer M., author
ISBN 9781450489485 (electronic bk.)
1450489486 (electronic bk.)
9781492542513 (electronic bk.)