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Learn the attacking skills of football’s elite

One of the keys to success in football is having solid, well-rounded attacking skills.

In modern football all 10 outfield players, not just the strikers, need to be proficient in attacking play.

Obviously strikers must master the technical and tactical skills involved in putting the ball into the back of the net.

However, defenders must also be willing and able to move forward and join in attacks and even goalkeepers must know how to launch and coordinate a counter attack.

In Attacking Soccer, editor Jay Miller has assembled a panel of experts who have divulged their favourite drills to enable any coach to pass on the attacking skills used with elite players.

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Play boosts children’s all round development

ChildsplayA new study supports the view that play helps boost children’s language development, problem solving, risk management and independent learning.

The report, the Play Return, was produced for the Children’s Play Policy Forum and found play improved children’s physical and mental health, as well as their emotional well-being.

It also found playtime in the school playground could enhance academic skills and attitudes and behaviour.

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Using dance to teach mathematics and science

Children love to learn on the move and are natural kinesthetic learners.

Dance Integration for Teaching Science and Mathematics will help them do just that as they learn concepts and content in dance, mathematics and science.

The book contains 38 lesson plans that bring mathematics and science to life for primary school children as they are are guided through creative practices that integrate mathematics and science content with movement.

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Take the right steps to golfing success

Develop a consistent swing and master every golf shot on your way to a lower handicap.

Golf: Steps to Success provides detailed, progressive instruction with accompanying full colour photographs for every shot, from putts, chip shots and pitch shots to shots from the fairway, off the tee, and from bunkers, rough and bad lies.

This self-paced learning tool allows golfers to develop a solid overall game and build on any initial golf lessons they may have had.

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National Fitness Day

National Fitness Day logoNational Fitness Day
26th. September 2014

ukactive will be running National Fitness Day, on Friday 26th September, an event that is set to become the UK’s biggest celebration of physical activity.

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