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Games for People with Sensory Impairments : Strategies for Including Individuals of All Ages

Games for People with Sensory Impairments : Strategies for Including Individuals of All Ages - 96 edition

Games for People with Sensory Impairments : Strategies for Including Individuals of All Ages - 96 edition

ISBN13: 9780873228909

ISBN10: 0873228901

Games for People with Sensory Impairments : Strategies for Including Individuals of All Ages by Lauren J. Lieberman - ISBN 9780873228909
Edition: 96
Copyright: 1996
Publisher: Human Kinetics Publishers
Published: 1996
International: No
Games for People with Sensory Impairments : Strategies for Including Individuals of All Ages by Lauren J. Lieberman - ISBN 9780873228909

ISBN13: 9780873228909

ISBN10: 0873228901

Edition: 96

Author Bio

Lieberman, Lauren J. : State University of New York College at Brockport

Lauren J. Lieberman is a faculty member in the Department of Physical Education and Sport at the State University of New York at Brockport. She earned a PhD in 1995 in human performance with a minor in movement studies and disabilities from Oregon State University where she also taught classes in adapted physical education and coordinated a play-based program for infants and toddlers.

From 1989 to 1993 Lieberman was an instructor in adapted physical education and aquatics and taught in the deaf-blind program at the Perkins School for the Blind in Watertown, Massachusetts. In addition, she coached students with multiple sensory impairments and was a consultant for the Perkins School's Severely Impaired Program.

Since 1987 Lieberman, who holds a teaching certificate in health and physical education for grades K-12, also has coordinated many programs in physical education and recreation for individuals with sensory impairments. She frequently gives presentations and workshops, and she is a consultant for a project to establish national standards for adapted physical education specialists.

Cowart, James F. :

James F. Cowart is an adapted physical education teacher at the California School for the Blind in Fremont, California. He received an MA in education from the University of San Francisco. A veteran teacher of adapted physical education, Cowart has won numerous awards, most recently the 1996 Adapted Physical Activity Council National Adapted Physical Education Teacher of the Year Award, given by the American Alliance for Health Physical Education and Dance. Cowart's writings on the subject of adapted physical education have been published widely.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Foreword
About the Innovators
Preface
Acknowledgments
How to Use This Book



Part I: Adapting and Teaching Games and Activities

Adapting Games and Activities
Instructional Strategies

Part II: The Games

Game Finder
Games and Activities


Appendixes

Classifications of Blindness and Deafness
Tips for Teaching Students Who Are Visually Impaired
Resources for Recreation and Sport
Equipment Resource List



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