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Title
Physical education and sports for people with visual impairments and deafblindness
Alternate Title
foundations of instruction
Author
Lieberman, Lauren
Ponchillia, Paul E.
Ponchillia, Susan V.
Publisher
American Foundation for the Blind
Publication Date
2013
ISBN
9780891284543
0891284540
Collation
1 volume
Format
Professional Resource
Abstract
Three educators and athletes have created this sourcebook on teaching the skills that will enable children and adults with visual impairments and deafblindness to participate in physical education, recreation, sports, and lifelong health and fitness activities. Physical Education and Sports provides practical and essential information on: -Methods of modifying physical skills instruction -Techniques for adapting sports and other physical activities -Teaching methods and curriculum points for physical skills instruction throughout the lifespan -Information about sports and related activities, providing rules, adaptations, and information about competition options This manual for physical educators, adapted physical education specialists, teachers of students with visual impairments, orientation and mobility specialists, occupational and recreational therapists, and anyone else interested in sports and recreation for persons who are visually impaired or deafblind.
Subject
Games
Physical education
Play
Sports