Adapted Physical Education and Sport

Title

Adapted Physical Education and Sport

Files

Description

Editor, Joseph P. Winnick.

Includes chapters by several College at Brockport faculty members:

Francis X. Short. Measurement, assessment, and program evaluation ; Individualized education programs ; Health-related physical fitness and physical activity.

Joseph P. Winnick. Introduction to adapted physical education and sport ; Program organization and management ; Perceptual-motor development.

Douglas H. Collier. Instructional strategies for adapted physical education.

Cathy Houston-Wilson. Pervasive developmental disorders ; Infants and toddlers.

Lauren J. Lieberman. Visual impairments ; Deafness and deafblindness.

Francis M. Kozub. Other health-impaired students.

Includes chapters by College at Brockport alumus Luke E. Kelly: Spinal cord disabilities ; Winter Sport Activities.

Part I introduces foundational topics in adapted physical education and sport, including program organization and management, adapted sport, individualized programs, and instructional strategies. It helps teachers and leaders to plan, assess, prescribe, teach, and evaluate adapted physical education. Part II explores the unique physical education needs of students with various disabilities. Part III examines developmental considerations, including motor development, perceptual motor development, and considerations for infants and toddlers as well as for early childhood. In part IV the focus is on physical activities and sports for people with disabilities. It includes chapters on rhythmic movement and dance, aquatics, team sports, individual and adventure sports, and enhancing wheelchair sport performance. Each chapter identifies skills, lead-up activities, modifications, and variations to make the experience meaningful, motivating, and fun for the participants. Chapter-opening vignettes and numerous real-life problems that must be solved help readers learn and apply the material."

ISBN

073605216X

Publication Date

2005

Publication Information

4rd edition.

Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, 2005.

xviii, 573 p. : illustrations ; 29 cm. + 1 DVD (in back pocket).

Disciplines

Kinesiology

Department

Kinesiology, Sport Studies and Physical Education

Comments

Located in Drake Library at: OVR GV445 .A3 2005

CONTENTS: pt. I. Foundational topics in adapted physical education and sport. Introduction to adapted physical education and sport ; Program organization and management / Joseph P. Winnick -- Adapted sport / Michael J. Paciorek -- Measurement, assessment, and program evaluation ; Individualized education programs / Francis X. Short -- Behavior management / E. Michael Loovis -- Instructional strategies for adapted physical education / Douglas H. Collier -- pt. II. Individuals with unique needs. Intellectual disabilities / Patricia L. Krebs -- Behavioral disabilities / E. Michael Loovis -- Pervasive developmental disorders / Cathy Houston-Wilson -- Specific learning disabilities / Barry W. Lavay -- Visual impairments ; Deafness and deafblindness / Lauren J. Lieberman -- Cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury, and stroke / David L. Porretta -- Amputations, dwarfism, and les autres / David L. Porretta -- Spinal cord disabilities / Luke E. Kelly -- Other health-impaired students / Francis M. Kozub -- Students with temporary disabilities and other special conditions / Christine B. Stopka -- pt. III. Developmental considerations. Motor Development / John C. Ozmun, David L. Gallahue -- Perceptual-motor development / Joseph P. Winnick, Barry W. Lavay -- Infants and toddlers / Cathy Houston-Wilson -- Early childhood adapted physical education / Lauriece L. Zittel -- pt. IV. Activities for individuals with unique needs. Health-related physical fitness and physical activity / Francis X. Short -- Rhythmic movement and dance / Boni B. Boswell -- Aquatics / Monica Lepore -- Team sports / David L. Porretta -- Individual, dual, and adventure sports and activities / E. Michael Loovis -- Winter sport activities / Luke E. Kelly -- Enhancing wheelchair sport performance / Abu B. Yilla -- References -- Resources -- Appendix A. Definitions associated with the Individuals With Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) -- Appendix B. Adapted physical education and sport addresses -- Appendix C. Brockport physical fitness test -- Appendix D. Rating scale for adapted physical education.

We have all editions of the title: 1st (1990), 2nd (1995), 3rd (2000), 4th (2005), and 5th (2011).