You have reached the United States portal for Human Kinetics, if you wish to continue press here, else please proceed to the HK site for your region by selecting here.

Please note if you purchase from the HK-USA site, currencies are converted at current exchange rates and you may incur higher international shipping rates.

Purchase Digital Products

If you are looking to purchase an eBook, online video, or online courses please press continue

Purchase Print Products

Human Kinetics print books are now distributed by Footprint Books throughout Australia/NZ, delivered to you from their NSW warehouse. Please visit Footprint Books to order your Human Kinetics print books.

Assessment in Games Teaching

Assessment in Games Teaching



$7.50 USD

Available As


    To see all SHAPE America titles, visit the SHAPE America Online Store.

    Part of a new series of booklets, which includes current and innovative assessment ideas, tactics, and strategies and how to use them in K-12 physical education classes and physical education teacher preparation programs. Each booklet in the series focuses on a different assessment topic, demonstrating how the assessment idea is used in practice. New and relevant assessment ideas are being developed continuously, and this series will bring those ideas directly into the classroom. This booklet deals with the Games Performance Assessment Instrument, developed to assess skills and decision-making during game play, as well as off-the-ball movement.

    Table of Contents


    PART I. Development of the Game Performance Assessment Instrument

    PART II. Using the Game Performance Assessment Instrument

    PART III. Game Performance Assessment and the NASPE Standards

    PART IV. Learning Experiences for Success
    Playing Small-Sided Games
    Encouraging Critical Thinking through Questioning
    Applying Skill Practice to Game Situations