Thomas, K. T., Lee, A. M., & Thomas, J. R. (2008). Physical education methods for elementary teachers (3rd ed.). Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics.
In addition to the required texts in this course, you are strongly encouraged to purchase the latest addition of the Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (Currently 6th Ed.) if you have not previously purchased this resource.
Ballinger, D. A., & Deeney, T. A. (2006). Physical educators as teachers of literacy. Journal of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance , 77(5), 18-22.
Buell, C., & Whitaker, A. (2001). Enhancing content literacy in physical education. Journal of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance, 72(6), 32-35.
Carlson, S. A., Fulton, J. E., Lee, S. M., Maynard, M., Brown, D. R., Kohl, H. W., & Diet, W. H. (2008). Physical education and academic achievement in elementary school: Data from the early childhood longitudinal study. American Journal of Public Health, 98(4), 1–7.
Coe, D. P., Pivarnik, J. M., Womack, C. J., Reeves, M. J., & Malina, R. M. (2006). Effect of physical education and activity levels on academic achievement in children. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 38(8), 1515-1519.
Fisher, D., Frey N., & Williams D. (2002). Seven literacy strategies that work. Educational Leadership, 60(3), 69–73.
Marlet, P. B., & Gorden, C. G. (2004). The use of alternative texts in physical education. Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, 48(3), 226-237.
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