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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.

Normal Price: £15.99 l €20.80
HK Rewards: £12.79 l €16.64

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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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Five a day is enough

Fresh FruitNew research published in the British Medical Journal supports the view that consuming five portions of fruit and vegetables is necessary to maintain a healthy lifestyle, but suggests that eating more may have no additional benefits.

A previous study in England found that eating seven or more portions of fruit and vegetables a day was healthier than the minimum five but this is not supported by the BMJ analysis of worldwide studies which found that after five portions a day, there was no further impact.

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Physical fitness appraisal and exercise prescription

The seventh edition of Advanced Fitness Assessment and Exercise Prescription, provides a comprehensive approach to physical fitness appraisal and exercise prescription.

It bridges the gap between research and practice and synthesizes concepts and theories from exercise physiology, kinesiology, measurement, psychology and nutrition to provide a clearly defined approach to physical fitness testing and the design of individualised exercise programmes.

The accompanying online videos enhance the learning experience and teach the techniques necessary for conducting fitness testing and programme design.

Normal Price: £64.99 I €84.50
HK Rewards Members’ Price: £51.99 I €67.60

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