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Performance-Based Assessment for Middle and High School Physical Education
Jacalyn Lea Lund, Mary Fortman Kirk / Paperback / Published Aug. 2002

This practical resource is the first book to help teachers develop and implement performance-based assessment for middle and secondary school physical education. Whether you're a pre-service teacher or a veteran, you're sure to be called on to write assessments and provide solid data that demonstrate the outcomes for students in your physical education curriculum. Use this step-by-step book to guide you—it thoroughly covers all the fundamentals of designing and implementing continuous performance-based assessment.

Assessment for Middle School

Authentic Assessment Strategies for Elementary Physical Education
Suzann Schiemer / Hardcover / Published 1999

This book includes 68 ready-to-use, reproducible assessment sheets that physical educators can use to assess students' learning.

Assessment Strategies for Elementary PE: Schiemer

Teaching for Outcomes in Elementary Physical Education: A Guide for Curriculum and Assessment
Christine J. Hopple / Paperback-Spiral Bound/ Published 1995

This book provides the elementary physical educator with practical guidelines for planning and assessment of an outcomes-related curriculum. It also is full of assessment examples that help put the information into practice in the gym or classroom.

Teaching for Outcomes in PE-Hopple

Creating Rubrics for Physical Education (Assessment Series)
Jacalyn Lund / AAHPERD / Paperback / Published July 2000

Creating Rubrics

Moving into the Future: National Standards for Physical Education
Paperback / Published 1995


Concepts of Physical Education: What Every Student Needs to Know
Bonnie Mohnsen (Ed.) / Paperback / Published 1998


Professional and Student Portfolios for Physical Education
Vincent Melograno / Hardcover / Published 1998

This book presents practical, step-by-step procedures and tips for organizing portfolio systems for your students and for yourself. Based on teacher standards and K-12 content standards, these portfolio systems can be used throughout your career as a physical educator. Pre-service teachers can use them as they prepare for their first teaching positions. Practicing teachers will find them helpful not only in assessing the progress of their K-12 students, but also in growing professionally and maintaining their teaching effectiveness.

Professional and Student Portfolios

Eastern District Association's Guidelines for Physical Education Programs: Standards, Objectives, and Assessments for Grades K-12
Steveda Chepko, Reek Arnold (Editors) / Paperback / Published 1999

Guidelines for PE Programs

Test Questions for Physical Education Activities
Rosemary McGee, Andrea Farrow / Paperback / Published 1987

This book contains a comprehensive battery of tests for physical educators. 15 sports and activities are covered. The book contains over 4,500 multiple choice questions, including correct answers. The book also provides important information on developing and evaluating the validity and reliability of test questions.


Assessment in Physical Education: A Teacher's Guide to the Issues
Bob Carroll / Paperback / Published 1994


Other Assessment Books (not on Amazon)

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