Essays Tagged: "Physical education"

Educational Budget cuts in iowa (negative)

on Iowa schools. Some schools have had to reduce required programs (such as Talented and Gifted and Physical Education) to the bare essentials, not to mention eliminate the courses that are not requir ...

(3 pages) 82 2 4.5 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Increase of Childhood Obesity - the causes of childhood obesity.

olate chip cookies because she does not have a yard to play in. Only two times a week does Katy get physical education at school. Peggy tries to teach her daughter about the importance of nutrition, b ... dramatic increase in childhood obesity over the past few years is due to changes in diet, a lack of physical activity, lower socioeconomic status, and even genetics.Children consuming high-calorie foo ...

(4 pages) 496 2 4.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Cry, baby cry!

ether, only advisory. But still I didn't notice her. And the first time she attracted me was on the physical education, in our case on tennis. Even now I can remember that day, as if it happened yeste ...

(6 pages) 32 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

What is the "new" physical education?

What is the "new" physical education?        According to the video the new physical education is now ... kids activities they can do outside of class in order to live a healthier life.Why do you think physical education has changed?        I think that physical education has changed ... best possible education from their P.E. classes.Identify what is "good" in both "old" and "new" physical education content.Some things that are good about old and new physical education content ...

(4 pages) 87 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

National curriculum - english literature

y taught the same basic subjects in schools such as English, Math, Science, Geography, History, and Physical Education until they enter college, but they are taught differently and in different levels ... ogy, ICT (Information and Communication Technology), History, Geography, Art and Design, Music, and Physical Education. Key Stage 2 (7-11) will be taught English, Mathematics, Science, Design and Tech ...

(6 pages) 100 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

How basketball began

James Naismith was Canadian physical education instructor who invented basketball in 1891, at Springfield College at Y.M.C.A tra ... this instantly successful sport was Dr. James Naismith.Under orders from Dr. Luther Gulick, head of Physical Education at the School for Christian Workers, Naismith had 14 days to create an indoor gam ...

(2 pages) 24 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Perfect Career

epiating the mistakes of our youth."Mary Wollstonecraft ShelleyI feel the perfect career for me is Physical Education. I have always wanted to teach and I love sports. I have two sisters and a brothe ... oted to helping children achieve and stay on the path to victory.The reason I feel I should go into physical education is because of my passion for sports. I started getting into sports in the 9th gra ...

(2 pages) 53 3 2.7 Aug/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education


Volleyball was invented in 1895 in Holyoke, Massachusetts. William G. Morgan, a YMCA physical education director, created volleyball. The game took some of its characteristics from tenn ...

(1 pages) 30 0 1.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

PE review on amount of time spent active in class

Researchers are studying the amount of actual time spent in gym classes doing physical activities. They have found that on average students are spending about 16 minutes being ac ... he rising obesity among school children many states are introducing new bills to increase or reform physical education.A federal initiative called Healthy People 2010 has been implemented to improve p ... of time that students waste being inactive during P.E. class.The National Association of Sports and Physical Education suggests that, for middle and high school students, at least 45 minutes per day b ...

(3 pages) 60 1 5.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education


The Validity of Academic Learning Time "“ Physical Education (ALT-PE) as a Process Measure of Achievement The concept of ALT-PE starte ... thors Siedentop, Birdwell, and Metzler presented a paper at the annual American Alliance of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance. The premise of this paper was a process in which to measu ... and Dance. The premise of this paper was a process in which to measure the teacher effectiveness in physical education. They thought if there were ways to measure student achievement then there were w ...

(2 pages) 701 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Outdoor Ed

.P.P 5 Outdoor Education An activity that takes place in schools that can also involve some form of physical education is outdoor education.The National Association for Outdoor Education gives the fol ... de many other aspects such as geographical, historical, biological, and artistic studies as well as physical education.Outdoor education is used to achieve personal objectives and to also overcome cha ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Is Dance Really A Sport?

e head so hard that she actually knocked herself out cold. Dancer’s only take time off if they physically can’t dance, unlike sports people who take off weeks or months. Dancers dance with b ... his happens, whether at a beginner or professional level, but at different extremities. In schools, Physical Education consists of mainstream sports throughout, but dance only as a little under minded ...

(5 pages) 24 0 0.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

Greek women: Comparing and contrasting the status of women in 5th century B.C.E. Athens to their status in the Hellenistic Age (4th-1st centuries B.C.E.)

ical philosophers received an education based on rudimentary mathematics, music, literature, and of physical education. The reason why I think women had limited education is that they were considered ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.8 Oct/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers

No Child Left Behind

tates have no adopted standards in the remaining vicinities of curriculum such as foreign language, Physical Education and health .Each year schools, school districts, and the state must make adequate ...

(5 pages) 131 0 4.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights


society the focus of education is quite broad; to graduate highschool a person must have language, physical education, science, english and arts credits. Also, it is mandatory to attend school until ... , and a much more subdued society. They live in peace with each other, and even though they do more physical labour they live a calmer lifestyle. The Amish values are those that we can all live by, ev ...

(4 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

All About me

hat I had with Mr. Russell unnerves me from soaring through my work.Now I was learning Health & Physical Education, the worst subject that could ever be studied. Spring had made me admire the beau ...

(2 pages) 13 1 1.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Health Education

ible of threatening or damaging conditions. As a discipline health education draws content from the physical, biological, medical, and behavioral sciences. Since it is concerned with mental and social ... h mental and social, as well as physiological, well-being, health education is a broader field than physical education.Health education in the sense of information on how to keep well is being spread ...

(7 pages) 110 2 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Participation in Sport and Physical Activity

Sport and physical activity is a major thing in the lives of many people in Australia. The people in Australia ... in Australia intend to spend more of their time on leisure than their work.Involvement in sports or physical activity mainly depends on two factors. The two factors are personal factors and socio cult ... a particular person and directly affect that person's regular capacity to be involved in sport and physical activity.The socio cultural factors that may influence participation in sport and physical ...

(4 pages) 110 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Forced Drug Testing

c and Infectious Diseases � PAGE �1� Chronic and Infectious DiseasesHealth and Physical Education HPE/170Dr. Eboni GreenJune 27, 2010Chronic and Infectious Diseases"A chronic illn ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Jan/2013

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education