Methods of Teaching Outdoor Activities

 

PE 4445 - Course Website

   

 

 

 

 

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Methods of Teaching Outdoor Activities (PE 445)

Ron Watters, Professor Emeritus of Outdoor Education
Sports Science and Physical Education

3-4 Credits - Spring Semester Only

 

Brief Description 

 

This culminating course for outdoor education majors and minors consists of two parts: a study of the objectives, programs and methods of teaching outdoor recreation activities followed by a practicum experience in which students assist in teaching and leading outdoor activities. 

Class Syllabus

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     Class Syllabus

 

Practicum Information
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.    Detailed Information on the Practicum

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.    Practicum Forms

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.    Checklist for Final Practicum Paper

 

Lesson Plans
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     Preparing an Outdoor Activity Lesson Plan
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     Sample Lesson Plan

 

Content Development Chart

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    Sample Page from a Content Development Chart

 

Lecture Notes

...Note: to access the following lectures, you'll need a password which will be provided in one of the class sessions. If you're a past student and would like to access the material, drop me a line and I'll be happy to provide the password.

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    Teaching Methods - Combined Notes for First Half of Semester

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    Teaching Methods - Last Lecture

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    Getting Jobs 
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    Starting a Business
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    Taxes
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    Financial Side of Life, Being a Professional, Goals.

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    Downloadable Aids for Getting Jobs:

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    Sample Cover Letter (with letterhead design that you can change)

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    Sample Resume (in a contemporary attractive design)

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    Sample Interview Follow-up Letter (with changeable letterhead design)

 

 

Helpful Career Planning Information:
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     Outdoor Education Associations & Organizations

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     Jobs in the Outdoor Field: An Annotated List of Web Resources

 

 

 

 




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