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physical education

n. Abbr. PE
Education in the care and development of the human body, stressing athletics and including hygiene.

physical education

n
(Education) training and practice in sports, gymnastics, etc, as in schools and colleges. Abbreviation: PE

phys′ical educa′tion


n.
instruction in sports, exercise, and hygiene, esp. as part of a school or college program.
[1830–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.physical education - training in the development of and care for the human bodyphysical education - training in the development of and care for the human body; stresses athletics; includes hygiene
education - knowledge acquired by learning and instruction; "it was clear that he had a very broad education"
Translations
تَربِيَه بَدَنِيَّه، رِياضَه
tělesná výchova
gymnastikidræt
tjelesni odgoj
체육
telovadba
beden eğitimi

physical education

neducazione f fisica

physical

(ˈfizikəl) adjective
1. of the body. Playing football is one form of physical fitness.
2. of things that can be seen or felt. the physical world.
3. of the laws of nature. It's a physical impossibility for a man to fly like a bird.
4. relating to the natural features of the surface of the Earth. physical geography.
5. relating to physics. physical chemistry.
ˈphysically adverb
physical ˈeducation noun (abbreviation)
PE; physical training (gymnastics) and sport taught as a subject at school.
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The pond was only four feet deep, and as Miss Wilson set much store by the physical education of her pupils, leave was given for skating.
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Meant to be used with Learning to Teach Physical Education in the Secondary School: A Companion to School Experience, this 20-chapter guide details the practical application of principles of teaching physical education.
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Department of Education to designate physical education as a core academic subject to draw attention and attract the resources necessary to enhance content, instruction, and accountability.
Mary-Jo Daly, assistant head teacher, and Catherine Ketteringham, head of the physical education department, travelled to the Department for Education in London, to receive their award from Edward Timpson MP, Minister with responsibility for Children and Families.
A quality physical education program provides learning opportunities, appropriate instruction, meaningful and challenging content, and student and program assessment.
"The long term goal is that we want to be the leader in the Gulf and the Arab world in Physical Education. Most of these countries don't pay much attention to sport and physical education, but in Oman we have this opportunity so we decided to do this," explained Dr.
In order to change the student's perception toward physical education classes, appropriate national curriculum must be implemented by ministry of education.
This book outlines the 15 Adapted Physical Education National Standards as established by the National Consortium for Physical Education for Individuals with Disabilities.

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