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Ch 10: Nontraditional & Group Physical Activities

About This Chapter

We provide the lessons in this chapter to improve your knowledge of nontraditional and group physical activities. Become an expert in the planning and safety of adventure activities and combative activities, and more.

Nontraditional & Group Physical Activities - Chapter Summary

Study these lessons to get to know more about nontraditional and group physical activities. Review the process of introducing outdoor activities and nontraditional sports to students. Take a look at other lesson information, like:

  • Adventure activities
  • Uses and examples of nontraditional sports and activities
  • Group challenges and cooperative games
  • Combative activities

Since the lessons are short, you can make regular progress by logging on with your mobile device and complete a lesson whenever you have a few minutes. Track your progress on your dashboard. A test at the end of the chapter will check your understanding of key concepts.

5 Lessons in Chapter 10: Nontraditional & Group Physical Activities
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
How to Expose Students to Outdoor Activities

1. How to Expose Students to Outdoor Activities

Outdoor recreation and activities offer a unique learning environment for students to learn about themselves and to form stronger social ties with their classmates. This lesson goes over methods to introduce children to these activities.

Adventure Activities: Planning & Safety

2. Adventure Activities: Planning & Safety

In this lesson, you will review how to plan an adventure activity and prepare for safety. You will learn about the necessary equipment to take along on your adventure. We will also discuss the issues of permits and insurance, and you will learn about crucial first aid tips.

Nontraditional Sports & Activities: Uses & Examples

3. Nontraditional Sports & Activities: Uses & Examples

In this lesson, we will discuss nontraditional sports and activities. We will learn how these activities promote the ever so important seven principles of collaboration, communication, cooperation, critical thinking, decision making, leadership, and problem solving among participants. We will discuss the king of the nontraditional sports, the X Games, as well.

Cooperative Games & Group Challenges

4. Cooperative Games & Group Challenges

Learn how to set up cooperative games and activities in a way that sets you and your group up for success. This lesson covers rules, safety practices, equipment, and more.

Combative Activities: Planning & Safety

5. Combative Activities: Planning & Safety

In this lesson, we discuss several combative activities, along with potential dangers, and why it is so important that practitioners of these sports follow critical safety practices.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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