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Movement and Mentorship: Healing Kids Through Sports
By Xlibris US
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ean: 9781984539014, isbn: 1984539019,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
Do you know a child who sits alone or a teen struggling with a health problem like obesity, depression, or addiction? This book outlines five components of a successful program that boosts childrens mental and physical health and that can be implemented in any town. The author shares moving testimonials of impoverished families who have benefitted from the programs emphasis on mentorship and movement, which provides, as one participant said, structure and stability in an often uncertain world. T


Moving Boarders: Skateboarding and the Changing Landscape of Urban Youth Sports (Sport, Culture, and Society)
By University of Arkansas Press
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ean: 9781682260784, isbn: 168226078X,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
Once considered a kind of delinquent activity, skateboarding is on track to join soccer, baseball, and basketball as an approved way for American children to pass the after-school hours. With family skateboarding in the San Francisco Bay Area as its focus, Moving Boarders explores this switch in stance, integrating first-person interviews and direct observations to provide a rich portrait of youth skateboarders, their parents, and the social and market forces that drive them toward the skate par


Play Ball! the Story of Little League Baseball
By Omnibus Publishing
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ean: 9780998681184, isbn: 0998681180,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
On any given spring evening, 360,000 children around the world can be found on the dusty mounds and grassy fields of a Little League field. With more than four million people playing or volunteering in Little League games every year, Little League is the institutional rite of passage into the quintessential American pastime. Play Ball! charts Little League's history from the earliest days and shows how, in many respects, its history parallels America's history: isolation in the beginning; rapid


Caley's Goal
By AuthorHouse
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ean: 9781728310381, isbn: 1728310385,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
Eleven-year-old Caley loves hockey-but not goaltending. While enduring boring drill after boring drill, she just wants a chance to play anywhere on the ice but inside a stupid net. Despite her protests, Caley's coach seems stuck on her being the goalie. While standing inside the net during each practice and game, Caley feels uninterested, depressed, and grumpy. Although she knows her professional hockey player dad is proud of her role as a girl goalie, what would he think if he knew she secretly


3-6岁幼儿思维游戏 - 世纪集团 (Chinese Edition)
By Cnpiecsb
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ean: 9787544459709, isbn: 7544459705,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
杭州市钱江苑幼儿园在全面实施《国家中长期教育改革和发展规划纲要》的大背景下,对幼儿思维游戏设计的理念、活动架构、操作策略、指导策略,实施的流程、活动范式、创设环境等方面的研究成果。在实践研究过程中,研究团队结合幼儿丰富鲜活的日常生活,设计了丰富有趣的幼儿思维游戏,以期不断发展幼儿的思维能力,使幼儿形成良好的的思维品质,开启幼儿智慧


Funding Sources for Children and Youth Programs
By Schoolhouse Partners
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ean: 9781940750064, isbn: 1940750067,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
Funding Sources for Children and Youth Programs is a directory that provides a bountiful amount of information about public, private and governmental funding opportunities for grant seekers — from tips on writing grants to more than 3,000 annotated records that provide the grant’s focus and goal, program requirements such as eligibility, funding amounts and deadlines, the sponsor’s name and address and other contact information, restrictions, and much more. The ninth edition of this direct


Sports and K-12 Education: Insights for Teachers, Coaches, and School Leaders
By Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
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ean: 9781475841435, isbn: 1475841434,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
Much of the landscape of K-12 education is infused with sports. In the United States and the United Kingdom, nearly half of school-aged children play some form of organized sport. The impact of athletics on schools is enormous when informal athletic activity and the ubiquity of sports merchandise are also taken into account. What does this mean for educators? What challenges and opportunities do sports and athletic participation present to educators serving in K-12 schools? As an introductory te


Schola Ludens Europaea: Papers Offered to Roland Naul
By Meyer & Meyer Sport
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mpn: 52047611, ean: 9781782551362, isbn: 1782551360,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
This collection of essays was prepared to celebrate the 70th birthday of Professor Roland Naul. Book chapters have been written by a range of colleagues and friends from Europe and the rest of the world. Some contributors have been working with Roland Naul in recent years while others accompanied his research projects in previous decades. Taken together, these chapters illustrate the development of sport and physical activity research over four decades, in Germany, Europe, and worldwide. One obj


I Played for Scotus Volume 1
By iUniverse
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ean: 9781532013157, isbn: 1532013159,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
For a person privileged to say “I played for Scotus,” specific images immediately come to mind: rugged practices, exacting coaches, expectations of excellence. Those words also mean representing not only yourself and your teammates but also thousands of people over the years who—as players, coaches, fans, and friends of the school—were proud to call themselves Shamrocks. Forty-four times in the past eighty-five years, the Shamrocks of St. Bonaventure and Scotus Central Catholic have capt


Raising Young Athletes: Parenting Your Children to Victory in Sports and Life
By Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
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ean: 9781538108116, isbn: 1538108119,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
Sports are an amazing environment in which to raise children. The benefits they gain from athletic participation are many, including physical, personal, and social. Yet, there is also a dark side to today’s youth sports culture, as an emphasis on winning has made what was once fun become a burden for many young athletes. As a result, parents can’t always be certain their children’s athletic involvement will be safe and enjoyable. In Raising Young Athletes: Parenting Your Children to Victor


Sports Photography: How to Capture Action and Emotion
By Allworth
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ean: 9781581154801, isbn: 1581154801,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
Seasoned sports photographer Peter Skinner uses 211 stunning examples from the work of Walter Ioss, Ben Chen, Bob Gomel, Duane Hart, Mark Johnson, and six other renowned photographers—as well as his personal archives—to show exactly how to take great action photos. Whether the subject is baseball or basketball, rock climbing or golf, kayaking or soccer or stickball or swimming, Sports Photography offers comprehensive, detailed, easy-to-understand information on how to get crisp, clear shots


Youth Sports in America: The Most Important Issues in Youth Sports Today
By ABC-CLIO
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ean: 9781440843013, isbn: 1440843015,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews
Written by a former Olympic consultant, this authoritative book examines youth sports in America today, from the organizations and companies that dominate organized youth sports to high-profile controversies ranging from burnout and out-of-control parents to the health risks of youth football.• Examines negative influences of youth sports on families, from financial sacrifice to parental misbehavior• Discusses the benefits of playing on an organized team• Provides a historical overview of


Sports Crazy: How Sports Are Sabotaging American Schools
By University Press of Mississippi
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ean: 9781496821317, isbn: 1496821319,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
Sports Crazy: How Sports Are Sabotaging American Schools exposes the excesses of middle and high school sports and the detrimental effects our sports obsession has on American education. Institutions are increasingly emulating college and professional sports models and losing sight of a host of educational and health goals.Steven J. Overman describes how this agenda is driven largely by partisan fans and parents of athletes who exert an inordinate influence on school priorities, and he explains


The Adulteration of Children's Sports: Waning Health and Well-Being in the Age of Organized Play
By Lexington Books
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ean: 9781498571517, isbn: 1498571514,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
The Adulteration of Children’s Sports explores current behavioral and physiological research about how children’s organized sport has changed; how adults’ goals and needs are at the heart of those changes; and the consequences of those changes on children’s enjoyment of sport and on their autonomy, creativity, and moral reasoning outside of sport. Adult introduction of early competition, extrinsic rewards, early sport specialization, and year-round participation has thwarted children’s


How College Athletics Are Hurting Girls' Sports: The Pay-to-Play Pipeline
By Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
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ean: 9781442266285, isbn: 1442266287,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
More girls are playing sports than ever before—which, on the surface, is great for girls because sports offer positive and empowering fun for young women. In reality, though, few young athletes report “fun” as a reason they play sports. The rates of concussions and repetitive use injuries are on the rise, and kids are encouraged to specialize in a single sport at earlier and earlier ages, spending much of their free time throughout the year dedicated to the pursuit of a single sport at the


Gymnastics Psychology: The Ultimate Guide for Coaches, Gymnasts and Parents
By Brand: Morgan James Publishing
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mpn: 9781600379482, ean: 9781600379482, isbn: 9781600379482,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 7 reviews
Discover the Secret Psychology that Creates Champion Athletes! As a Gymnastics Coach- Improve Your Coaching Skills & Succeed More Often!  As a Competitive Gymnast- Develop a Superior Mental Game & Perform Your Best!  As a Gymnastics Parent- Provide the Support Your Child Athlete Needs to Excel! Are You Ready to Unlock Your Peak Potential? Gymnastics Psychology Holds the Keys to Your Success! Don't Let Another Season Go By- Get Your Copy Today!As a Coach, Athlete, or Parent You'll Disco


Coaching Youth Basketball-5th Edition
By Human Kinetics
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mpn: 9781450419727, ean: 9781450419727, isbn: 1450419720,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
Coaching Youth Basketball, Fifth Edition, will help you run organized practices as you develop your players’ fundamental skills. Written by the American Sport Education Program (ASEP), in conjunction with expert coach Don Showalter of USA Basketball, this book covers all aspects of player development that you need to know: • Preparing for and conducting efficient, age-specific practices • Teaching and developing skills • Providing a safe playing environment • Identifying and co


The Art of Motivation for Team Sports: A Guide for Coaches
By Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
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ean: 9781538105665, isbn: 1538105667,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
The challenge for today’s modern coach is to push players without risking burnout, inspire them without bullying, and discipline players without constantly yelling. While no two coaches have the exact same approach to motivating their team, there are certain leadership skills coaches can develop to get the most out of their team, no matter the sport or the skill level.In The Art of Motivation for Team Sports: A Guide for Coaches, Jim Hinkson provides coaches with details and tips on how to mot



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