Presentation on theme: "PHYSICAL EDUCATION SOFTWARE USED IN THE CLASSROOM Amanda Phillp Grade: Elementary Students."— Presentation transcript:
PHYSICAL EDUCATION SOFTWARE USED IN THE CLASSROOM Amanda Phillp Grade: Elementary Students
Ipad The ipad can be used in a classroom many different ways. There are apps that can share different ideas for fitness activities. The ipad will keep a well organized classroom. Price Range: Starting at $300 dollars Purchase at: Apple store
Why technology? Technology is an up and growing trend. The students will already know how to use a lot of technology. Saves time and paper Have more access to better learning activities.
Problem-solving software Bring software into the classroom Will open up the students minds to solve problems Can Buy many versions of problem-solving for cheap Price Range: $30-$150 Purchase From: Amazon,Target and internet
What will my students get out of using software? Learning skills Setting them up for the real world Instead of writing all the time they will have a change in pace Keeps their mind thinking and learning
Video cassettes and laser discs Videos can be shown to provide information Better understanding of information for visual learners Laser discs are interactive biomechanics for students Price range: $10- $100 Purchase from: Amazon is the best place to purchase both video cassettes and laserdiscs
Automatic Skin fold Calipers Uses a built-in computer to calculate and display the percent of body fat Price Range: $10-$40 Purchase at: http://www.amazon.com/Creative-Health- 6575XXXX-Skinfold-Caliper/dp/B000NN9SDO
Body Composition Analysis Informs student of his/her percent of body fat. Price: Ranges from $50- $300 Purchase: http://www.carolina.com/catalog/detail.jsp?pr odId=696255&s_cid=ppc_gl_products&gclid= CJuroab07LMCFcqY4AodcUkAIA
How do these come together? The skin fold and body composition can be used together. Computer software to show how a healthy body composition can be formed. Ipad to keep track of the students progress.
How will these benefit my students? Will learn how to use technology Different types of technology they may have never used Learning about body fat will help students with their health for the future