A Teacher's Guide To Adapted Physical Education: Including Students With Disabilities In Sports And Recreation by Martin E. BlockA Teacher's Guide To Adapted Physical Education: Including Students With Disabilities In Sports And Recreation by Martin E. Block

A Teacher's Guide To Adapted Physical Education: Including Students With Disabilities In Sports And…

byMartin E. BlockEditorMartin E. Block

Paperback | February 8, 2016

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A healthy, active lifestyle for all students: That's the promise of physical education, and the goal of this comprehensive textbook. Now in a thoroughly updated fourth edition, this text prepares current and future PE teachers to lead welcoming, inclusive classes where every student participates, makes friends, and learns new skills and values. K-12 physical educators will getcutting-edge research and guidanceon inclusive education,concrete strategiesfor planning and implementing an adapted PE program, and valuabledisability-specific information.An essential resource for preparing both general PE teachers and adapted PE teachers, this text will provide a solid foundation for physical education classes that meet every student's needs.

  • 9 new chapters on teaching students with specific disabilities.These significant new additions make this book an ideal primary text for Adapted Physical Education (APE) courses
  • Aligns with key elements from the NASPE standardsfor general physical education and the Adapted Physical Education National Standards for APE
  • More student-friendly features:updated tips and reproducible forms for planning and teaching, chapter objectives, additional resources, and more case studies
  • More photos and illustrationsthroughout the book to emphasize key points

SELECTED TOPICS COVERED:Program planning and assessment * instructional modifications * curricular modifications * game modifications * autism * intellectual disabilities * learning disabilities * ADHD * behavior disorders * hearing loss * visual impairments * physical disabilities * social acceptance * safety issues * positive behavior support * community-based recreation * diversity issues

FOR INSTRUCTORS:Includes PowerPoint slides and sample syllabi for using the text in Inclusion in PE or APE classes.Click here to access instructor materials.
Dr. Steve Elliott, Ph.D.,is an Associate Professor and the Associate Director in the School of Health and Applied Human Sciences at UNC Wilmington. The recipient of the 2012 Chancellors Teaching Award at UNCW, his research agenda is comprised of two major foci: 1) issues surrounding the inclusion of children with special needs into reg...
Title:A Teacher's Guide To Adapted Physical Education: Including Students With Disabilities In Sports And…Format:PaperbackDimensions:448 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:February 8, 2016Publisher:Brookes PublishingLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

    I. Foundations

  1. What is Physical Education?
  2. Stephen Elliott, Amanda Stanec, and Martin E. Block
  3. What is Inclusion?
  4. Martin E. Block and Iva Obrusnikova
  5. A Team Approach to Inclusion in Physical Education
  6. Martin E. Block

    II. Inclusive Practices and Planning

  7. Program Planning and Assessment to Facilitate Inclusion in Physical Education
  8. Martin E. Block and Luke Kelly
  9. Instructional Modifications
  10. Martin E. Block
  11. Curricular Modifications
  12. Martin E. Block
  13. Game Modifications
  14. Martin E. Block and Ron Davis

    III. Understanding Specific Needs

  15. Intellectual Disabilities
  16. Katie Stanton and Martin E. Block
  17. Learning Disabilities
  18. Jason Bishop and Martin E. Block
  19. Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
  20. Jason Bishop and Martin E. Block
  21. Autism Spectrum Disorder
  22. Sean Healy and Martin E. Block
  23. Behavior Disorders
  24. Jason Bishop and Martin E. Block
  25. Hearing Loss
  26. M. Kathleen Ellis and Lauren J. Lieberman
  27. Visual Impairments
  28. Lauren J. Lieberman
  29. Physical Disabilities
  30. Luke Kelly
  31. Other Health Impairments
  32. Simon Driver and Alicia Dixon-Ibarra

    IV. Supporting Across Contexts

  33. Facilitating Social Acceptance and Inclusion
  34. Martin E. Block, Aija Klavina, and Cathy McKay
  35. Making Inclusive Physical Education Safe
  36. Martin E. Block and Mel L. Horton
  37. Positive Behavior Support of Children with Challenging Behaviors
  38. Martin E. Block, Hester Henderson, and Barry Lavay
  39. Including Students with Disabilities in Community-Based Recreation
  40. Martin E. Block, Tom Moran, and Andrea Taliaferro
  41. Multicultural Education and Diversity Issues
  42. Ana Palla-Kane and Martin E. Block