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March 20, 2018 – March 24, 2018
Music City Center
201 Fifth Avenue South
Nashville, TN

Pathways to Health: Techniques for Combining Health and PE Instruction

Convention Center 207A • Thursday, March 22 • 1:45PM- 3:00PM
John Krampitz, CATCH Master Trainer

Health education in public schools is increasingly being shifted from the classroom to the gym. With large class sizes that meet every other or third day, PE teachers are challenged to meet PE learning standards and also teach the health curriculum. This session will demonstrate multiple instructional, management and supervisory techniques that integrate health concepts into PE instructional time for classes large and small. Active assessment techniques will also be addressed.


Early Childhood Half Day Experience

Convention Center 207C • Saturday, March 24 • 8:00AM – NOON

This workshop sponsored by CATCH Global Foundation will focus on engaging young children in physical activity. The workshop costs $40 for SHAPE attendees or $75 for non-convention attendees. Participants will receive SHAPE America’s book, Moving with Actions & Words by Rhonda Clements and Sharon Schneider that features activities for children ages 3-8. The workshop includes the following two sessions:

  • “Born to Move: Increasing Physical Activity in Early Childhood Settings” (8 – 10:30AM)
  • “Developing Physical Literacy in the Young Child” (10:45 – Noon)

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