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Closing Activities Effectively

Closing Activities Effectively

By Dr. Robert Pangrazi, Human Kinetics Author, Professor Emeritus ASU   The closing activity ends the lesson with an evaluation of the day’s accomplishments—stressing and reinforcing the skills learned, revisiting performance techniques, and checking cognitive...

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Rope Jumping Lessons

Rope Jumping Lessons

By Dr. Robert Pangrazi, Human Kinetics Author, Professor Emeritus ASU Rope jumping is an excellent activity for conditioning all parts of the body. It increases coordination, rhythm, and timing while offering a wide range of...

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Equipment Sharing and Jumping Boxes

Equipment Sharing and Jumping Boxes

By Dr. Robert Pangrazi, Human Kinetics Author, Professor Emeritus ASU Equipment Sharing Don't have enough equipment or supplies? Use peer coaching or teaching so that equipment is shared, students practice taking turns, and you don’t...

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Game Skills and Lead-up Activity Modifications

Game Skills and Lead-up Activity Modifications

By Dr. Robert Pangrazi, Human Kinetics Author, Professor Emeritus ASU Games are a laboratory where children can apply physical skills in a game setting. Through games, children can experience success and accomplishment. They can develop interpersonal...

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Health-Related Fitness, Skill-Related Fitness, & Manipulative Skills

Health-Related Fitness, Skill-Related Fitness, & Manipulative Skills

By Dr. Robert Pangrazi, Human Kinetics Author, Professor Emeritus ASU   Physical fitness is often measured to see if an adequate standard is in place to ensure good health. The general definition of physical fitness...

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