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Mastering Primary Physical Education

Paperback, 14/12/2017, £23.99
"An accessible guide on how to best teach the new primary curriculum programme of study for primary physical education" --

Interdisciplinary Teaching Through Physical Education

Paperback, 01/04/1998, £19.50
Filled with both theory and practical applications, the book makes learning more rewarding for students by bridging the gap between physical education and other subjects.

Practical Guide to Teaching Physical Education in the Secondary School

Paperback, 15/06/2006, £22.99
Provides a range of practical activities designed to support physical education teachers' learning, including case studies, examples of pupils' work, examples of good practice, and a range of teaching strategies. This book includes examples of how to analyse practice to ensure pupil learning is maximised.

Teaching Physical Education in the Primary School

Paperback, 25/05/2000, £36.99
Includes information on all six areas of the PE National Curriculum (games, gymnastic activities, dance, swimming, outdoor and adventurous activities, athletic activities), to increase subject knowledge and to develop teaching, management and planning skills.

Teaching Primary Physical Education

Paperback, 09/11/2017, £29.99
Updated to the new Curriculum, this book offers a balanced and comprehensive overview of primary PE.

Physical development needs of young children

Paperback, 24/05/2019, £34.99
With growing concerns over declining levels of school readiness and physical activity, this book outlines the importance of quality early movement experiences and explores the connection between poor early physical development opportunities and later difficulties in the classroom.

Teaching Physical Education Creatively

Paperback, 25/02/2021, £32.99
This fully updated second edition of Teaching Physical Education Creatively provides knowledge and understanding for students, trainee and qualified teachers, to engage creatively in teaching primary Physical Education.

Models-based Practice in Physical Education

13/12/2020, £36.99
This book offers a comprehensive synthesis of over 40 years of research on models in physical education to suggest Models-based Practice (MbP) as an innovative future approach to physical education. It lays out the ideal conditions for MbP to flourish by situating pedagogical models at the core of physical education programs.

Critical Race Studies in Physical Education

Paperback, 20/04/2022, £36.00
Critical Race Studies in Physical Education amplifies the crucial issues that negatively affect Black students, provides culturally aware teaching strategies that affirm the worth of Black students, and addresses the litany of intentional and covert racist practices directed toward Black youth.

An Introduction to Primary Physical Education

Paperback, 08/02/2022, £32.99
Now in a fully revised and fully updated new edition, this comprehensive introduction to the teaching of Physical Education in primary schools is still the only textbook to cover the full sweep of the subject, from policy and curriculum developments to best practice and current debates.

Learning to Teach Physical Education in the Secondary School: A Companion to School Experience

Paperback, 06/10/2020, £28.99
This fully updated fifth edition is a comprehensive, yet accessible guide for all student secondary physical education teachers. Practical and insightful advice is combined with theory and research to support you in developing as a student teacher.

Developmental Movement for Children

Paperback, 10/09/2001, £24.99
In this practical and thought-provoking book, Veronica Sherborne shows how developmental movement has a crucial role to play in the lives of all children. The book can be particularly beneficial to children with learning disabilities, and children who are emotionally and behaviourly disturbed.

Developing Personal, Social and Moral Education through Physical Educa

Paperback, 19/04/2001, £11.99
Tony Laker's practical book provides classroom practitioners and teacher-training students with suggestions for activities and strategies to help them teach the 'non-physical' aspects of Physical Education.

Really Useful Physical Education Book: Learning and Teaching Across the 7-14 Age Range

Paperback, 14/07/2010, £29.99
Provides training and practising teachers with guidance and ideas to teach physical education effectively at Key Stage 2 and Key Stage 3. This title offers ideas for learning and teaching a range of activities: games; gymnastics; dance; swimming and water-based activities; athletics; on-site outdoor and adventurous activities; and, more.

Sport Foundations for Elementary Physical Education

Hardback, 01/03/2003, £19.95
Aimed at primary school and trainee teachers, this book gives a comprehensive and field-tested plan for employing a tactical games approach to teaching games and sports in primary schools. This is intended to increase students' motivation, enhance tactical awareness and improve skill development.

Routledge Physical Education Reader

Paperback, 11/09/2008, £48.99
Physical Education (PE) teaching and research is fundamental to the physical and social health of our communities. This book presents a selection of international scholarship in PE, helping students gain an understanding of the historical context in which various issues and debates within PE have emerged.

Beyond the Boundaries of Physical Education

7, 23/03/2000, £38.99
Laker sets out to celebrate physical education and sport and to encourage the establishment to embrace the subject area as a vehicle for the complete development of the individual.

Transforming Play: Teaching Tactics and Game Sense

Paperback, 01/01/2010, £24.99
Transforming Play: Teaching Tactics and Game Sense helps you teach general tactics and gross motor skills that students can apply to many sports. The book offers great tools for teaching attack and defense games. Kids learn attack and defense tactics, team formations, and man-to-man and zone defenses.

Teaching sport & leisure 14+

Paperback, 01/10/2010, £25.99
Through interactive exercises, case studies and exemplar resources this book provides the reader with a foundation of usable activities to develop a variety of teaching and learning strategies which will enhance their delivery of the Sport and Active Leisure curriculum.

Sport Education in Physical Education : Research Based Practice

Paperback, 25/04/2005, £56.99
Sport Education is an approach to the teaching of PE that emphasises learning through sport, developing skills such as team-working and leadership in pupils, as well as enhancing self-esteem and encouraging an appreciation of concepts of fair play.

Rethinking gender & youth sport

Paperback, 29/10/2007, £19.99
Seeks to articulate themes which contribute to broadening and furthering discussion in the area of gender, youth sport and physical activity. This book considers themes relating to gender in sport, including: the body competence, ability and school physical education cultural change and diversity gendered spaces human rights and well-being.

Sport and Physical Education

Paperback, 03/05/2007, £22.99
Features entries that cover such diverse subjects as coaching, drug testing, hooliganism, cultural imperialism, economics, gay games, amateurism, extreme sports, exercise physiology and Olympism.

Student-designed Games

Paperback, 21/07/2010, £24.99
Students love games, but unfortunately, games are often taught in ways that alienate or exclude less-skilled students. Or worse yet, students find the games boring because they have no voice in how the games are played. This title lets students discover why rules are important.

Primary School Gymnastics - Teaching Movement Skills Successfully

Paperback, 20/06/2003, £26.99
This book is designed to help teachers develop well-structured and progressive programmes of gymnastics activities for primary-aged children (3-11 years).

Understanding Physical Education

Paperback, 24/01/2008, £43.99
Explores the contemporary issues and themes in physical education, focusing on the United Kingdom. This book covers topics, such as: the requirements of National Curriculum Physical Education; the 'state' of physical education; the relationship between physical education and sport; and extra-curricular physical education.

Physical Education for Learning: A Guide for Secondary Schools

Paperback, 04/02/2010, £36.99
Suitable for those studying Physical Education at secondary level, this title provides a presentation of the knowledge and skills necessary to be an effective teacher of secondary physical education.

Games, Ideas and Activities for Primary PE

Paperback, 05/09/2013, £16.99
'Games, Ideas and Activities for Primary PE' engages with all six key areas of the National Curriculum and offers 120 simple and adaptable games and activities that PE teachers will find invaluable.

Handbook of Physical Education

Paperback, 26/03/2013, £30.00
An authoritative critical overview of the field and identifies future challenges and directions.

Supporting Physical Development and Physical Education in the Early Years

Paperback, 01/11/2002, £22.99
Considers the potential of physical activity to enrich the lives of children and emphasises the need for stimulating, engaging and developmentally appropriate movement experiences from birth onwards. This book offers guidance for parents, teachers and childcare workers in both indoor and outdoor settings.

Gender and Physical Education: Contemporary Issues and Future Directions

Paperback, 28/02/2002, £42.99
The book challenges our understandings of gender, equity and identity in PE, establishing a conceptual and historical foundation for the issue, as well as presenting a wealth of original research material

More Teaching Games for Understanding: Moving Globally

Paperback, 01/08/2010, £33.00
Suitable for lecturers, students in physical education, practising teachers, and coaches, this book shows you how to help players learn through the tried and tested knowledge of others and become better game players.

Coaching Children in Sport: Principles and Practice

Paperback, 03/06/1993, £56.99
nhis book has arisen out of a need for a text which tackles the special issues relating to coaching children (from 6 - 16) in sport. Academics (many with coaching experience) and practitioners have been commissioned to write on

Teachers and Football

Paperback, 10/12/2004, £42.99
This is a fascinating account of the origins of schoolboy football and the factors that have influenced its development and the consequences and benefits that have followed not only for school football but for sport in schools and communities as a

PE Swimming KS1/2

7, 01/04/2007, £18.99
A brand new lesson plans book in the relaunched, reformatted, Leapfrogs design, to help implement the swimming physical education curriculum for Key Stage 2 (KS2).

Teaching Physical Education 11-18

Paperback, 29/08/2002, £38.99
This book introduces the central issues in teaching PE in the secondary school. The book includes chapters on all key aspects of provision and chapters on areas that are often neglected.

Coordinating physical education across the primary school

Paperback, 27/04/1998, £34.99
A book to promote the talents of teachers and help them explore and share their skills,in which all aspects of Subject Leadership are covered. Case studies provide ideas on best practice and material to be used for reflection is suggested.

Learning and teaching in physical education

Paperback, 27/05/1999, £42.99
Designed for BA, PGCE and ITE courses, this text brings together recent thinking together with research findings and examples of best practice in PE.

Kids' football fitness

7, 01/07/2008, £18.99
Kids' Football Fitness introduces a brand-new concept for children's football training, providing building blocks for a carefully structured, target-based programme of coaching, conditioning and nutrition for kids aged 7 to 16, with the aim of improving young players' fitness for football.

101 Youth Fitness Drills (Age 12-16)

Paperback, 01/04/2010, £18.99
Designed specifically for young people, this manual contains 101 progressive practical drills to help them develop their fitness. Fun, educational and challenging, all drills are illustrated and cover the essential skills, including agility, speed, peripheral vision, body awareness, strength and general fitness.

101 Youth Fitness Drills (Age 7-11)

Paperback, 01/04/2010, £18.99
Designed specifically for young people, this manual contains 101 progressive practical drills to help them develop their fitness. Fun, educational and challenging, all drills are illustrated and cover the essential skills, including agility, speed, peripheral vision, body awareness, strength and general fitness.

Leapfrogs PE LEsson Plans Year 6 2ed

Paperback, 01/04/2009, £24.99
A new edition in the successful series of teaching plans to help non-specialist primary teachers to implement the physical education curriculum, including lesson plans for dance, gymnastic activities and games. Includes a CD of all lesson plans in PDF format for ease of use.

Primary Pe Unlocking The Potential

Paperback, 01/03/2011, £22.99
Addresses some of the aspects of primary physical education. This title focuses on learning about primary PE and its potential to contribute not only as a discrete curriculum subject but also across the whole curriculum and to some of the many strategies and initiatives that have been set up to enhance primary practice and achievement.

Assessment in Physical Education

Hardback, 31/08/2012, £125.00

Cooperative Learning in Physical Education

Hardback, 16/04/2012, £130.00

Sport Education

Paperback, 08/09/2011, £48.99

Physical Literacy

Paperback, 25/03/2010, £49.99

Teaching Physical Education in the Primary School

Paperback, 01/05/2007, £39.99
A guide to the teaching and learning of physical education in the primary school. It presents a developmental approach encouraging readers to plan lessons that are individually relevant, worthwhile and exciting for children, and to ensure that learning is at the heart of the physical education experience.

Teaching Physical Education 5-11

Paperback, 01/03/2000, £32.99
A textbook for teacher training and newly qualified teachers in physical education for five- to 11-year-olds. It covers a range of activities, from gymnastics to dance, adventurous activities to health education, and blends theory and practice, with worksheets, sample documents and reports.

Teaching Physical Education

Paperback, 01/09/2001, £36.99
Designed for all trainee and newly qualified teachers, teacher trainers and mentors, this volume provides a contemporary handbook for the teaching of physical education, covering Key Stages 2, 3 and 4 in line with current DfEE and TTA guidelines.
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