Michael Cummings Ha! in the peer assessment I put in the badminton not quidditch. Instead of stating did the student take care of their racquet, it should ... – Jun 15, 4:18 AM
Dr Alison Murray Thanks for this. I enjoyed the holistic approach which will serve as a super foundation for educators of primary physical education to plan cross-curriluar learning ... – Jun 05, 2:08 PM
Queenie Pickering good to know but what to do if you don't have access to a gym or covered area? What is an alternative? – Apr 05, 8:44 PM
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Physical literacy has been identified as the underlying goal of all physical activity. Physical literacy is a concept that addresses the whole child and respects each learner as individual. It is not a state that, once achieved, pertains for life, it is more akin to a personal, cradle to grave, journey. By definition individuals who are making progress on their Physical Literacy journey can be described as having the motivation, confidence, physical competence, knowledge and understanding to value and take part in physical activity throughout the lifecourse. While apposite to all stages of life, the early and primary years have particular significance. It is at this stage that physical competence is very readily enhanced and when attitudes to physical activity are established. Equally it is a time when the learners begin to develop their self-awareness and self-concept and are hungry for knowledge. The pedagogical principles that need to be addressed...
There has been an increasing amount of strange black and white codes showing up all over the place. Restaurants, shops, cinemas, magazines and even on the side of buildings! What are they? They are QR Codes, with the QR standing for Quick Response. Basically, they are bar codes that you can read by downloading a simple free app on your handheld device like your smartphone to be able to scan the code, which will take you to a website. What does this mean for teachers? There are lots of ways of using QR codes in teaching PE and they can be a fantastic tool to increase student learning and engagement. One way QR codes can be applied to Physical Education is the creation QR Skills Posters to help students understand and master a variety of sports skills. The idea is that a student can scan the QR code if they...
Interventional study to investigate the effects of working with a peer of higher predicted grade on the nature interaction within a set collaborative task in comparison to working with a peer of the same predicted grade.