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EDUC550 - Elementary School Health and Physical Education


Through interconnected activities, this course prepares elementary teacher candidates to address health education topics and physical education and movement to enhance children's learning. The course examines strategies related to developing children's motor skills, fitness, and appreciation of a healthy lifestyle. Topics such as physical growth and maturation, equipment and facilities, classroom management of physical movement activities, psychosocial factors, adaptations for diverse learners, assessment, and health/physical education lesson integration across elementary core curriculum will be addressed.






Schedule of Classes

Registration Dates Course Dates Session
10/29/18 - 03/29/19 04/01/19 - 07/21/19 Spring 2019 Session A - 16 Week session
01/28/19 - 06/28/19 07/01/19 - 10/20/19 Summer 2019 Session A - 16 Week session

Course Materials

Book Title: Physical Education Methods for Elementary Teachers-3rd ed.
ISBN: 9780736067041
Publication Info: Human Kinetics
Author: Thomas, K, Lee, A. and Thomas, J.
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