The primary aims of physical education have varied, based on the needs of the time and place. Most modern schools' goal is to provide students with knowledge, skills, capacities, values, and the enthusiasm to maintain a healthy lifestyle into adulthood. Activities included in the program are designed to promote physical fitness, to develop motor skills, to instill knowledge and understanding of rules, concepts, and strategies. Students learn to either work as part of a team, or as individuals, in a wide variety of competitive activities. In all states in the United States, physical education is offered to students from grades K through 12. Most states do require physical education from 6th through 9th grades and offer "elective" physical education classes from 10th through 12th grades.
Physical Education trends have developed recently to incorporate more activities into P.E. Introducing students to lifetime activities like Bowling, walking/hiking, or frisbee at an early age can help students develop good activity habits that will carry over into adulthood. Teaching non-traditional sports to students may also provide the necessary motivation for students to increase their activity, and can help students learn about different cultures. For example, while teaching a unit about Lacrosse (in say Arizona), students can also learn a little bit about the Native American cultures of the Northeast and Eastern Canada, where Lacrosse originated. Teaching non-traditional (or non-native) sports provides a great opportunity to integrate academic concepts from other subjects as well (social studies from the example above), which is required of every P.E. teacher these days.
There are also many different models that have been created as of late that change the face of P.E. One example of this is the Health Club Model. Teaching with this model is very different from the "Organized Recess" of 20 or 30 years ago. Spun off the the boom in the health club industry, a P.E. class provides many of the same "classes" that are found at a health club. Monday a student could be doing kickboxing, the next day is yoga, Wednesday the student is doing Spinning. This type of program provides a great variety of activity for students, a lot a high intensity exercise, and helps introduce these activities for use later in life. The Sports Education model is another example of a new model were the class is run like a sports league, with students taking the role of coaches, scorers, referees, and reporters as well as players. Using this model, students practice management skills, mathematic skills, and writing skill all while learning sports skills and being active.
Another trend is the incorporation of Health and Nutrition to the physical education curriculum. The Child Nutrition and WIC Reauthorization Act of 2004 required that all school districts with a federally funded school meal program develop wellness policies that address nutrition and physical activity. While teaching students sports and movement skills, P.E. teachers are now incorporating short health and nutrition lessons into the curriculum. This is more prevalent at the elementary school level, where students do not have a specific Health class.
define what is physical education?
The objectives of physical education is to Teach and make People in their Everyday life Healthy.
Physical Means Body Movement and Education means learning. So your learning about body movement and getting fighting. (Diffrent Sayings for Physical Education= PE, And Gym)
To maintain our body by doing regular exercise and balance diet is called physical fitness.
physical education is the process were your body is moving all ....... when your body is stretching . like when your hopping ,running..... and other else example: when your exercing......
Music,Arts,Physical Education and health
please define health education
An even distribution of weight enabling someone or something to remain upright and steady.
Enumerate and define the components of physical fitness
Music, art, physical education and health classes are elective classes for high school students. The students must take all of the classes but can usually take the specific type of classes that they wish.
define values values education
define: how can education at the maxim help as an individual?
Definition of Physical Education | Body Fitness and health EducationPhysical Education is the process by which changes in the individual are bought about through movements experiences. Physical Education aims not only at physical development but is also concerned with education of the whole person through physical activities.It would not be wrong if we say that Physical education is the play-way method of education.Various Definitions of Physical Education are --1. Barrow defined Physical Education as an education of and through human movement where many of educational objectives are achieved by means of big muscle activities involving sports, games, gymnastic, dance and exercise.2. According to Webster's Dictionary Physical education is a part of education which gives instructions in the development and care of the body randing from simple callisthenic exercises to a course of study providing training in hygiene, gymnastics and the performance and management of athletics games.3. Jackson R. Sharman points out that physical education is that part of education which takes place through activities, which involves the motor mechanism of human body which results in an individual's formulating behaviour patterns.4. Charles A. Bucher defines physical education, an integral part of total education process, is a field of endeavour which has as its aim the development of physically, mentally, emotionally and socially fit citizens through the medium of physical activities which have been selected with a view to realizing these outcomes."5. Central Advisory Board of physical Education and Recreation defines Physical education as an education through physical activities for the development of total personality of the child to its fullness and perfection in body, mind and spirit.
Physical Sience is the study of matter and energy
define modern education system
formal education in the planned organized education ,that is provided in formal institution.such as school, and university.
Education Reform is the changing of a teachers stratagies, purposly to improve the students education.
lake michigan is a physical characteristic.
physical balance is balance between brain and heart.
example of physical science and define each meaning
PHYSICAL FEATURES IS THE EARTHS OWN SPECIALTIES. IT IS NOT MAN MADE.
physical features is longitude and latitude
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