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Author(s): Thomas P Rogan
We live in a society with many challenges and problems inherent to the lack of personal fitness, physical activity, and attention to our physical well-being.
Today’s physical education college majors of today must be educated as professionals for all students K-12 in their physical education classes, and must also be educated for the prospective majors in fitness, recreation, athletic training, coaching, personal training, sports management and marketing, corporate fitness, adult education, and many other tangent fields.
Author(s): Janet Rouslin, Mary Anne Eaton, Barbara Robinson, Allison Acquisto
Food, Nutrition, and Culinary Arts is a unique blend of basic nutrition concepts with a focus on culinary arts. Starting with the first chapters on nutrition concepts, the use of food to meet nutrition standards is emphasized. Future chapters delve into the six essential nutrients, as well as health-related information that can help chefs learn to plan colorful and tasty meals around specific nutritional requirements. The Culinary Corner in each chapter reviews current trends and topics in the field of nutrition and culinary arts.
Author(s): Jacqueline P Lathrop
Ancient Mexico: Cultural Traditions in the Land of the Feathered Serpent is written for those who are interested in major cultural developments in Mexico and parts of Central America, from earliest times to the Conquest of Mexico in the 16th century.
Ancient Mexico: Cultural Traditions in the Land of the Feathered Serpent:
Author(s): Mellinee Lesley, Sally Ann McMillan, Shirley Anne Webb
New Edition Now Available!
During a time when the number of digital devices on the globe can double in one year, connecting school learning with students’ identities, interests, and home literacies is more important than ever.
It is no secret to classroom teachers that today’s students need effective instruction that is also engaging.
Author(s): Hillary Hyman
Looking for an academically oriented oral presentation textbook for Intermediate or Advanced ESL/EFL students?
Academically Speaking: An Activity Book for ESL/EFL Students has been created for you. Based on longstanding pedagogical and psycholinguistic principles, it has been authored by a seasoned ESL professional with extensive domestic and international teaching experience.
Author(s): Monte L Thies
A Key to the Skulls of North American Mammals is a reference and tool for working in and teaching mammalogy. It provides an up-to-date comprehensive treatment of all mammal genera, both native and introduced, occurring in North America north of Mexico, inclusive of marine mammals found in coastal waters.
The updated 4th edition includes a general reorganization of orders to more accurately represent current associations among higher taxonomic groupings.
Author(s): Laura Bates
This is a book for future elementary school teachers or anyone working with juveniles. It covers all the main genres of literature (picture books, fairy tales, theater, fiction) and all grade levels (k-9). It is based on the author’s 20 years’ experience as professor, having taught over 2,000 future school teachers. It is also combined with author’s 20+ years’ experience working with incarcerated juveniles, teaching teachers how to recognize children “at risk” and re-direct their criminal track.