Health and Kinesiology for ChildrenHHPK324 Description
This course is designed to acquaint students with health information appropriate for children ages five through twelve years. In addition, principles of kinesiology and analysis of skills for this same age group will be explored.
Supplemental Description: This course is designed for the EC-4 classroom teacher to provide information for organizing and administering developmentally appropriate programs in elementary physical education and comprehensive school health programs. Materials align with the newly released Texas Examination of Educator Standards (TExES) in the content areas of Health and Physical Education and the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) for Health and Physical Education. The newly developed Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS), formerly Texas Assessment of Academic Skills (TAAS) objectives are also included in semester projects.Course also known as: