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Author(s): Craig Rand
Stress Management: A Guide to a Healthier Life looks at stress which has been linked to between 60-75% of illness and disease in this country. The focus is two fold—to examine stress using the components of wellness and trying to have the reader try new techniques through an experiential and interactive journey.This text touches on the physiological aspect of stress, but the main goal is to increase one’s wellness.
Author(s): Tracey Hunter-Doniger
Designed for non-art pre-service educators and in-service teachers, Experiencing the Arts: Creative Arts in Education not only provides a base knowledge of the arts in education, but includes examples of best practices, research, experiences, and pedagogical theories of art infusion and how it has been successful in many schools across the United States. Beyond the foundational knowledge and understanding this book provides for the readers, it gives examples of pragmatic application through lesson plans and why art infusion works.
Author(s): PAULETTE HARRIS, BEVERLY MCGEE, LINDA SMITH, SARAH WONG
Follow Sister Science and her friends and family through Puppetry Path 2 Science and Math as they discover science and math concepts all around them. Unlock the mystery of science and math concepts using skits, songs, games, and other activities, and join Sister Science on an adventure to discover how science and math are used in daily life.
The Puppetry Path 2 Science and Math is a hands-on program designed to have a multi-sensory focus and to address all the learning styles of the students.
Author(s): Doris P Screws, Angela Shorter
This book is designed to help individuals understand how their lives can be enhanced by making and implementing appropriate healthy fitness and wellness choices throughout one’s lifetime. Choices made today will shape your future in all dimensions of wellness. In order to enjoy the highest quality of life, combat degenerative diseases, and cope effectively with day-to-day stressors, a commitment must be made to implement and consistently practice positive fitness and wellness behaviors.
Author(s): Richard Blonna, Lillian Carter
Healthy Sexuality illustrates human sexuality to overall health and wellness. Sexuality impacts physical, intellectual, emotional, social, spiritual, and environmental/occupational health and well-being in a myriad of ways. It’s a key component of personality, identity and mental health. It also give a unique sense of interconnectedness with other humans, and the cycle of life.
Author(s): Scott Stempson
Sporting events have become such a huge part of our culture that we can all remember certain athletic events in our own personal history that we were either involved in as a participant or watching as a fan.
American Sports History explores the big three team sports (baseball, basketball, and football) that have most affected American culture and vice-versa over the years.
Scott Stempson’s American Sports History:
Author(s): Mellinee Lesley, Sally Ann McMillan, Shirley Anne Webb
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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): Alison Donley
The focus of this text is primarily to help students learn more about themselves as they create a fitness and wellness routine through an introductory practice of one of the systems of Hatha yoga, the physical path to union of body, mind, and spirit.