Physical Education for Elementary Students

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Through interrelated activities, this course will introduce pre-service teachers and experienced teachers to using physical education and movement to enhance learning. In particular, the course looks at strategies to integrate a variety of motor skills and abilities in students; student recognition of the importance of a healthy lifestyle; student knowledge of human movement; and student self-confidence and self-worth in relation to physical movement and learning. The course will emphasize the application of learning theory and reflection to meeting the learning needs of diverse and special populations, creating a healthy, supportive learning environment and providing opportunities for all children to learn.