189 Disc Lacrosse and Other Short-Sided Games With Flying Discs

Wednesday, March 18, 2015: 1:30 PM-2:45 PM
Convention Center: Ballroom 6B
Physical Education: K-12 Standards-Based Instruction in Physical Education (includes Dance in PE)
Intended Audience: K-12
Speakers: Justin Menickelli, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC; and Dan Grube, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC
Physical educators will learn the rules and basic skills needed to play and teach disc lacrosse, a short-sided combination of UltimateŽ, lacrosse and disc golf. Discover how to teach disc sports indoors with limited physical activity space. Knowledgeable educators will provide the content knowledge, enthusiasm, and creativity that physical educators of all grade levels will value. Playing disc lacrosse has been shown to significantly improve physical fitness in children (Menickelli, Hastie, Grube & Claxton, 2011).
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