Building Character, Community, and a Growth Mindset in Physical Education

Create a positive learning environment for your students

Building Character, Community, and a Growth Mindset in Physical Education offers more than 60 large-group warm-up, character and team building activities. The book, which comes with a web resource, helps you prepare your students for success in university and beyond. Continue reading “Create a positive learning environment for your students”

PE teacher playing a game with autistic child

Teaching PE to students with autism, a comprehensive approach

In her book, Physical Education for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders, Michelle Grenier describes the common characteristics of autism and provides games and activities to help PE teachers with autistic students.
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Free nutrition course launched for primary teachers

Last week, the British Nutrition Foundation (BNF) launched a new professional development platform for primary school teachers. The free online course comes in response to the results of research which showed teachers were getting little training in the area of nutrition, yet poor nutrition and an unhealthy lifestyle are being increasingly linked with academic performance.

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Discover the latest in dance medicine and science with IADMS

We’re pleased to announce we’re supporting this year’s International Association for Dance Medicine and Science Regional Meeting in Ipswich, UK. The event is taking place at Jerwood Dance House, Ipswich on Friday 26th May 2017. 

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Premier League sets up new scheme to help educate children

On 31st March The Premier League launched Premier League Primary Stars, a national curriculum-linked education programme which uses the appeal of the Premier League and professional football clubs to inspire children to learn, be active and develop important life skills.

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Practical physical education for nursery and primary school children

This thoroughly updated edition focuses on preparing physical education teachers to deliver practical lessons and activities for both nursery and primary school children. Developmental Physical Education for All Children, 5th Edition has been updated for the first time in over a decade. It maintains the solid foundations and instructions while equipping teachers for success in the 21st century. Normal Price: £74.49 | €89.40 HK Rewards Price: £59.59 | €71.52 Find out more Subscribe to our newsletters Every month Human Kinetics produces three unique email Newsletters, packed with great articles, events and news, plus information on our latest resources and exclusive reader … Continue reading Practical physical education for nursery and primary school children