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Physical activities in the wheelchair and out : an illustrated guide to personalizing participation

By: Davis, E. Ann.
Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, 2012Description: xi, 122 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.ISBN: 9781450401999.Subject(s): DISABILITY | SEVERE PROFOUND AND MULTIPLE DISABILITIES | CHILDREN | PHYSICAL EXERCISES | PHYSICAL EDUCATION | WHEELCHAIRS | BODY AWARENESS | GAMES | PERSONALISATION | RECREATION TRAINING
Contents:
Foreword by Lauren Lieberman Acknowledgments Chapter 1. Body Awareness Chapter 2. Drop Chapter 3. Push Chapter 4. Toss Chapter 5. Throw Chapter 6. Kick Chapter 7. Catch Chapter 8. Strike Chapter 9. Odds and Ends Chapter 10. Games The Last Word
Summary: "There is joy in physical activity, and we, as teachers and caregivers, are responsible for finding ways for those with limitations to share that joy." - AUTHOR'S PREFACE "Packed with over 450 activities and skills, Physical Activities In the Wheelchair and Out helps you create physical activity options that encourage success by honoring the capabilities of each person under your care. By suggesting ways that familiar games and activities might be modified, this reference offers opportunities for those with severe or multiple disabilities who may or may not use wheelchairs to participate on their own terms." - PUBLISHER'S WEBSITE
List(s) this item appears in: Activities for adults. JUly 2018 | Activities for youth. May 2019
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Foreword by Lauren Lieberman
Acknowledgments
Chapter 1. Body Awareness
Chapter 2. Drop
Chapter 3. Push
Chapter 4. Toss
Chapter 5. Throw
Chapter 6. Kick
Chapter 7. Catch
Chapter 8. Strike
Chapter 9. Odds and Ends
Chapter 10. Games
The Last Word

"There is joy in physical activity, and we, as teachers and caregivers, are responsible for finding ways for those with limitations to share that joy." - AUTHOR'S PREFACE
"Packed with over 450 activities and skills, Physical Activities In the Wheelchair and Out helps you create physical activity options that encourage success by honoring the capabilities of each person under your care. By suggesting ways that familiar games and activities might be modified, this reference offers opportunities for those with severe or multiple disabilities who may or may not use wheelchairs to participate on their own terms." - PUBLISHER'S WEBSITE

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Very useful with practical ideas. Not sure about the format though.

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