Teaching Primary Physical Education (2nd Revised edition)

Teaching Primary Physical Education (2nd Revised edition)

By: Dr Julia Lawrence (author)Paperback

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Physical education is an important part of the primary curriculum and one that provides unique challenges for those involved with its teaching. This book offers a balanced and comprehensive overview of the subject, covering issues such as safe practice in PE, inclusion, subject leadership and cross-curricular approaches supported by an accessible theory-informed approach. This second edition includes: * Links to the new National Curriculum in England * Each chapter mapped against the Teachers' Standards * A new chapter on physical literacy and development in the early years and primary ages * A new chapter on health-focused education and the contribution of PE * Added case studies in every chapter * Enhanced coverage of assessment in PE This book includes a companion website with additional resources!

About Author

Dr Julia Lawrence is Subject Leader of Physical Education at Leeds Metropolitan University.


Chapter 1: Why Physical Education? Chapter 2: How Pupils Learn and Develop Chapter 3: Planning the Learning Experience Chapter 4: Developing Motor Competences Chapter 5: Developing Knowledge, Skills and Understanding Across Areas of Activity Chapter 6: Inclusion in Physical Education Chapter 7: Approaches to the Teaching of Physical Education Chapter 8: Safe Practice in Physical Education Chapter 9: Health and Wellbeing Chapter 10: Promoting Physical Education Across the Curriculum Chapter 11: Physical Education and the Wider Community Chapter 12: Subject Leadership in Physical Education

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781473974326
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 232
  • ID: 9781473974326
  • weight: 410
  • ISBN10: 1473974321
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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