Robert G. Davis Ph.D. and Larry D. Isaacs, Ph.D.
This textbook is designed for future P.E. teachers, but also serves as a great reference and idea guide for current teachers. This book is divided into three sections and includes appendices and laboratories. The first section covers the basics from self-concept to teaching techniques to legal issues facing teachers. The second section covers games and team sports all broken down in an easy to follow manner by age appropriateness and developmental value. The final sections answers questions about competition, offers ideas for free and inexpensive equipment, and gives examples of how movement can reinforce academic concepts.