Thursday, September 25, 2008

New PE Books

Soccer: Steps to Success - Joseph A. Luxbacher
This comprehensive guide contains progressive instruction for optimal learning of individual techniques and team tactics. Discusses dribbling, passing, receiving, shooting, defending, tackling, heading, and goalkeeping with the help of clear, detailed descriptions and accompanying illustrations of all fundamental techniques and variations. Explains how and when to apply these skills in game situations, such as winning one-on-one matchups or attacking and defending individually or as part of a team. Includes more than 155 drills.

Teaching Middle School Physical Education - Bonnie S. Mohnsen
Physical education in a changing world -- Reform efforts in the middle school -- The role of physical education in middle school -- The physical education environment -- The psychological environment -- Creating the curriculum foundation -- Planning a course of study -- Assessing and grading your students -- Understanding today's learner -- Improving your teaching effectiveness -- Teaching styles and strategies to meet learners' needs -- Selecting instructional materials and management tools -- Continuing to grow as a professional -- A fifth grade program: manipulating objects efficiently and effectively -- A sixth grade program: learning skills through cooperation -- A seventh grade program: taking acceptable risks through problem solving -- An eighth grade program: working as a team to develop strategies for success

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