This complete and comprehensive guide presents sport lead-up games to soccer, football, basketball, volleyball, track, tennis, lacrosse, hockey, badminton, golf, softball, and bowling. It introduces the teacher, youth coach, and recreational leader to unique game experiences in which sport skills and strategies can be practiced in an exciting and meaningful setting...leaving students challenged, motivated, and enthusiastic about physical education and sports.
The author also explains the value and importance of lead-up games as part of a balanced physical education curriculum, and provides tips on game selection and safety considerations.
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The Ultimate Sport Lead-Up Game Book is truly the "ultimate" sport lead-up game resource for educators and youth coaches. This one-of-a-kind book contains over 200 pages of fun-packed and skill-based games (covering twelve different sports) for the K-8 grade student. No other resource offers such a diverse combination of team and lifetime sport skill-building games.
From "Bamboozle'em Football" to "Soccer Pirates," each game is loaded with specific skill development, total student participation, and excitement. The end result is enjoyment for student and teacher alike.
Educators and coaches will appreciate how each game is fully illustrated and described in a clear, easy-to-understand format. Additionally, each chapter contains games in a developmentally appropriate arrangement, along with a suggested grade level chart. This lessens preparation time and makes it a cinch for professionals to find games suitable for their students' grade levels.
The number of professionals who work with our youth in a physical education and/or sport setting is huge and growing. This unique book definitely fulfills a long-desired need for these professionals and will prove to be a powerful and indispensable teaching tool.About the Author:
Guy Bailey, MEd., has over twenty years of experience teaching K-8 grade physical education. He is frequently requested to present his unique collection of sport and playground games at educational conferences around the country. In addition to this book, Mr. Bailey has also authored The Ultimate Playground & Recess Game Book, a comprehensive resource of playground games for the school and youth recreational professional.
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Book Description Educators Pr, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110966972716
Book Description Educators Pr, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0966972716