This course enables students to plan, organize and conduct a physical education program for children in grades K-6. Students are provided background knowledge about physical education content, cultural concepts, skill themes and movement concepts, and how to teach skill themes, movement concepts, and fitness concepts to school aged students. Additionally, students are provided opportunities to observe peer teachers and practice teaching in a classroom situation under the guidance of the instructor.
Lab days provide the opportunity to instruct student populations from urban schools. This online medium strives to help students become better instructors of physical education. Permissions have been obtained from each of the schools to film and names changed as agreed upon. Viewers should understand that this is representative of an instructional website, therefore it is likely that you will see errors from time to time regarding instruction.