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Ch 4: MTLE Physical Education: Individual, Dual & Team Sports

About This Chapter

In this chapter, we help you prepare for the MTLE Physical Education test by reviewing the key concepts and skills you need to master to successfully answer questions about individual, dual, and team sports.

MTLE Physical Education: Individual, Dual & Team Sports - Chapter Summary

Use this chapter to study for content related to individual, dual, and team sports on the MTLE Physical Education test. Each lesson in this chapter guides you through an important element of P.E. planning and instruction, such as promoting the physical, social, and emotional well-being of students through sports. By the end of this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Plan and organize sports and recreational activities
  • Outline competences in various sports and recreational activities
  • Explain the lifelong benefits of participating in physical activities and sports
  • Apply general safety rules and procedures for P.E. classrooms
  • Plan and develop sport and game skills with elementary students
  • Detail the skills involved in racquet sports
  • Describe skills used in basketball, baseball, and football
  • Apply rules and safety precautions related to each sport or activity

Our qualified instructors provide expert guidance through the lessons in this chapter. Be sure to take the accompanying quizzes to self-assess your readiness for questions about the P.E. classroom on your upcoming exam.

10 Lessons in Chapter 4: MTLE Physical Education: Individual, Dual & Team Sports
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Organizing Sports & Recreational Activities

1. Organizing Sports & Recreational Activities

In this lesson we discuss how to organize sports and recreational activities. We review older and newer methods for achieving success in these goals. We also review rules, etiquette, equipment, and safety practices.

Competent Performance in Sports & Activities

2. Competent Performance in Sports & Activities

In this lesson we review the mental and physical aspects of competence performance in sports, as well as team building and training in team sports and activities.

Promoting Life Skills With Activities, Sports & Games

3. Promoting Life Skills With Activities, Sports & Games

In this lesson, we discuss how to promote life skills using various activities, including sports and games. We review positive effects of these activities as well as eight life skills that are promoted by them.

Physical, Social and Emotional Benefits of Participating in Sports

4. Physical, Social and Emotional Benefits of Participating in Sports

Participation in sports has a positive impact on youth. This lesson will examine some of the physical, social, and emotional benefits that are gained through athletics.

Safety Rules & Procedures for P.E. Classrooms

5. Safety Rules & Procedures for P.E. Classrooms

Every physical education teacher needs to know how to set up relevant safety rules and classroom procedures. Read this lesson to learn how to create these precautions for your P.E. class.

Developing Sport & Game Skills in an Elementary Program

6. Developing Sport & Game Skills in an Elementary Program

In this lesson, we discuss ways to develop both game and sports skills in an elementary school program, including advice on equipment and safety practices.

Developing Racquet Sport Skills

7. Developing Racquet Sport Skills

In this lesson we review skills, techniques, equipment, activities, and safety practices for developing racquet sport skills. Racquet sports include six major games, which are badminton, pickleball, racquetball, squash, table tennis, and tennis.

Basketball Skills, Activities & Safety

8. Basketball Skills, Activities & Safety

Who hasn't been impressed by basketball greats like Magic Johnson and Larry Bird? In this lesson, we'll define the different offensive and defensive basketball skills and highlight activities to improve them, as well as review safety practices. We'll also delve into the mental side of the sport.

How to Develop Football Skills

9. How to Develop Football Skills

In this lesson we encompass the various methods for developing football skills. We also discuss the ever-changing role of injury and concussion prevention that is occurring along with an overview of crucial nutrition.

Basic Baseball Rules

10. Basic Baseball Rules

Baseball is a very popular sport, but it can seem very complicated upon first look. Read this lesson to discover some of the basic rules for the great sport of baseball.

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