Managing Editor

Mark Manross
Blacksburg, VA

PE Central Lesson Ideas for College Professors

In this section we feature a number of lesson ideas that College and University professors are using to teach pre-service teachers to become PE Teachers. Please submit your lesson ideas to us via email pec@pecentral.org.

Suggested PEC Projects for PE Majors Clubs (PDF)

College Lesson Ideas


Culminating Activities

Philosophy/Career Plans Evaluation Tools

Integration/Technology

Fitness Course Assignments for PE Majors

Submitted by Ingrid Johnson, Assistant Professor, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI

Gymnastics

Scavenger Hunts

Activity Journals

  • College Student Activity Journal (PDF) Submitted by Charity Bryan, Professor at University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Description: The physical activity journal is a WEEKLY assignment designed to help students recognize their own physical activity patterns during the semester.

Field Experiences

  • The KNES 101 Field Experience (PDF) Submitted by Charity Bryan, Professor at University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Description: The KNES 101 Field Experience requires students to obtain 15 hours of hands on experience in the area of their choice (i.e. physical education, athletic training, sports management, health promotion and wellness, or an exercise science related area).

Articles by College Profs


Assessment Articles

  • Why Assess in PE? By Stephen Jefferies (Central Washington University), Toni Jefferies (Kittitas Middle School), and Wendy Mustain

Classroom Management Articles

Motivational Articles

Curricular Articles

Dance Articles

PE Central Challenge Articles