Sport Studies

Methods of Teaching Physical Education I

Sport Studies Department 320

The student will examine the role and procedures of teaching Physical Education at the elementary school level. The course will have a strong emphasis on skill development, activity promotion, and physical fitness behaviors. Students will be provided with an experience that will encourage them to inspire elementary school-level students to live healthy, active lives and enjoy physical fitness throughout their lifespan. The course will also include practical experience in unit lesson planning, classroom management techniques, evaluation procedures, assessments, and developing age-appropriate units.