Fit & Well: Core Concepts and Labs in Physical Fitness and Wellness, Loose Leaf Edition

Fit & well builds research, video activities, sample programs, critical thinking, and behavior change skills through engaging self-assessments, and tools and tips for making positive changes. Fit & well motivates students through personal engagement – The Fit & Well learning system uses the digital tools that have become an integral part of student’s college experience.

Fit & well’s authoritative, physical education, science-based information is written by experts who work and teach in the field of exercise science, and health education. Fit & well motivates students through connect – Tied to core student learning outcomes and objectives, Connect provides a highly interactive learning environment designed to help students connect to the resources they need to achieve success in the course.

The new edition combines proven science-based content and digital teaching and learning tools to help students improve their activity, eating, and stress management habits. Fit & well motivates students through science - fit & Well provides accurate, research, gender, reliable, current information on key health and fitness topics while also addressing issues related to mind-body health, diversity, and consumer health.

Fit & well gives students the knowledge and skills they need to make meaningful and lasting behavior change.

Nutrition for Health, Fitness and Sport

Current research and practical activities are incorporated throughout. David branch, along with the return of author Eric S. Enhanced discussion of the latest trends of various exercise applications apps and personal digital fitness measurement equipment, such as fitness bands and fitness watches, are also hallmarks of the eleventh edition.

The eleventh edition truly moves into blending the latest technology for individuals to utilize in combining nutritional and exercise choices for health and sports performance. This edition welcomes the addition of author, J. Nutrition for health, fitness, now in its eleventh edition, Fitness & Sport, provides the reader with thorough coverage of the role nutrition plays in enhancing one’s health, and sport performance.

Rawson from the tenth edition, both of whom are actively involved in the disciplines of exercise physiology and sports nutrition, and who have used this textbook over the years to teach their university classes. Featured nutritional information includes the introduction to the academy of nutrition and Dietetics position stand on the total approach to healthy eating and to the latest report on Dietary Guidelines for Americans, while exercise and physical activity featured content includes the introduction to High Intensity Interval Training HITT and its possible application to exercise for health, along with the Compendium of Physical Activities.

More than 300 new references, reviews, including clinical studies, and meta-analyses, have also been added to the text. Binder- ready version, still in great shape, no highlights of ripped pages. Does not contain an access card.

Kinesiology: Scientific Basis of Human Motion

Binder- ready version, still in great shape, no highlights of ripped pages. The twelfth edition continues the text’s tradition of examining human motion through the integrated presentation of anatomy and biomechanics and applying that knowledge to a wide variety of motor skills. This edition retains the text’s strong coverage of physiology combined with current scholarship in biomechanics as applied to motor skills.

. Since the 1950s, kinesiology: Scientific Basis of Human Motion has remained the definitive kinesiology text for college students.

Wordsmith: A Guide to Paragraphs and Short Essays 6th Edition

A three-part layout allows the freedom to mix and match the writing chapters, grammar chapters, and readings. In addition to the full eText activities directly from the text are available within MyWritingLab. With appealing, topical readings and expanded writing exercises, the updated text empowers instructors to meet students where they are and engage their collective interests.

Her direct, student-friendly approach is used throughout, conversational, with light-hearted chapter openings that promote a positive and playful approach to learning. Within its structured environment, test their understanding, students practice what they learn, and pursue a personalized study plan that helps them better absorb course material and understand difficult concepts.

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Pam arlov’s structured yet flexible approach to writing encourages clarity and creativity. Binder- ready version, still in great shape, no highlights of ripped pages. Note: you are purchasing a standalone product; MyWritingLab™ does not come packaged with this content. Wordsmith engages students, hands-on, contemporary, serves multiple skill levels, and teaches enduring writing techniques in a way that’s actionable, and fun.

Lifetime Physical Fitness and Wellness: A Personalized Program

The authors encourage you to assess your current behaviors in order to apply the practical steps you learn in the text to start positive behavior changes. Binder- ready version, still in great shape, no highlights of ripped pages. The text's unique design integrates activities throughout each chapter to relate the content to your own life and provides dynamic visuals and descriptive examples to help you visualize important concepts.

. Feel empowered to make positive changes and improve your health with LIFETIME PHYSICAL FITNESS AND WELLNESS. Use the robust, online resources to extend your learning beyond the classroom and reinforce key concepts through research activities, online labs, and a behavior change planner. Lifetime physical fitness and wellness can help you take control of your personal fitness and wellness by providing current, practical information and tools to make positive choices for your health.


The Reader's Corner: Expanding Perspectives Through Reading

Longer selections allow students to apply new skills and strategies to material similar to what they will encounter in other college courses. Unlike traditional texts that teach reading skills through "skill and drill" exercises, THE READER'S CORNER inspires students to think critically about what they read by offering a more authentic reading experience.

The readings vary in length and reflect a range of sources, from the Associated Press to the works of authors such as Shankar Vedantam, Donna Brazile, Caroline Hwang, and Leonard Pitts. A robust pre- and post-reading apparatus accompanies each selection and helps build students' vocabulary, critical-reading, and critical-thinking skills.

Binder- ready version, still in great shape, no highlights of ripped pages. The fifth edition presents refocused themes in part 2, " and Part 5, "Changing Times, "Life and Work in a Digital Age, " and a new pair of readings in each part that look closely at opposing viewpoints on a topic. Written for the upper-level developmental courses, THE READER'S CORNER features compelling reading selections and strategies that build strong critical-thinking and analytical skills.


Crime Lab: A Guide for Nonscientists 2nd Ed.

The second edition boosts the level of scientific discussion to that of a high school or first-year college student with a year of biology or chemistry. Binder- ready version, still in great shape, no highlights of ripped pages. In addition, it has been re-edited for clarity and updated to reflect current methods of analysis.

The 2nd edition also includes three appendices containing materials suitable for an introductory course in forensic science. It was also a new york Public Library "Books for the Teen Age" selection. Discussion questions, practical examples and even a short laboratory exercise are included. Dna, firearms, drug analysis, blood spatter, microscopy and more are explained in easy to understand terms and illustrated with real-life examples.

In 2000, the first edition of crime lab won both the Benjamin Franklin Award Publisher's Marketing Association and the Independent Publisher Award. Follow the evidence! author and forensic scientist, John Houde, takes you on the cook's tour of a modern crime laboratory, explaining each test and procedure along the way.

This freshly illustrated edition is a bit less elementary in its approach and should be of great interest to agencies who use the crime lab as well as students who are exploring forensic science as a career, " says author John Houde. This edition replaces the popular first edition, published in 1999, and includes 70 new illustrations and photographs.


Life Span Motor Development

These assessments cue students to look at particular parts of the movement and guide students through questions, answers, and feedback. The principles of motor development are presented in an accessible manner so that even readers with minimal movement science background will comprehend the material. A key component of the sixth edition is an improved web study guide featuring revised lab activities and better functionality.

In several labs, guided assessments teach students to observe video and categorize movements accurately. Life span motor development, environment, uses the model of constraints in discussing reasons for changes in movement throughout the life span, this updated edition encourages students to examine how the interactions of the individual, Focusing on assessment more heavily than previous editions, Sixth Edition With Web Study Guide, and task bring about changes in a person’s movements.

. It is enhanced with practical online resources for instructors and students, making the concepts of motor development come alive. The text continues to emphasize the application of motor development concepts to the real world by beginning each chapter with an example of a common experience and then revisiting that experience at the end of the chapter, allowing readers to apply the material to the example.

Then students are provided opportunities for unguided assessments via video clips or live observation, putting into practice what they have learned in the guided assessments. The text gives students a solid foundation not only for beginning their studies in motor development but also for applying the concepts to real-world situations.

The text shows how the four components of physical fitness—cardiorespiratory endurance, flexibility, strength, and body composition—interact to affect a person’s movements over the life span.

Encountering the New Testament: A Historical and Theological Survey Encountering Biblical Studies

Resources for students include flash cards, self quizzes, and introductory videos. Binder- ready version, still in great shape, no highlights of ripped pages. An accompanying website through Baker Academic's Textbook eSources offers a wide array of resources for students and professors. Two experienced classroom teachers offer a new edition of their bestselling and award-winning textbook, now with updated content and a new interior design.

Other distinguishing features include:• abundant images, and charts--all in full color• sidebars that address ethical and theological concerns and provide primary source material• focus boxes isolating key issues• chapter outlines, maps, learning objectives, and summaries• study questionsStudents of the New Testament will find this introductory text both informative and engaging.

. This readable survey is designed to make the adventure less daunting and more rewarding. Resources for professors include discussion questions, PowerPoint slides, suggestions for class activities, an instructor's manual, and a test bank. Human Kinetics Publishers. Studying the new Testament can be an exciting--and intimidating--experience.

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Nutrition Now

Binder- ready version, still in great shape, no highlights of ripped pages. Nutrition now organizes content into easy-to-read, manageable units that help you focus on the concepts while applying what you have learned to your own life. Reach your diet and nutritional goals with nutrition noW, 8th Edition! Understanding the basic principles of nutrition and its impacts on your health can lead to better choices and more successful diet planning now and throughout your lifetime.

Chapters cover nutrition basics such as diet planning, global issues, exercise, the macronutrients, pregnancy and lactation, vitamins and minerals, and much more. Baker Academic. Human Kinetics Publishers.

Life Span Development: A Topical Approach 3rd Edition

Human Kinetics Publishers. Also available with mypsychlab® this title is also available with MyPsychLab — an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results. Baker Academic. A brief, topical overview of life span development Life Span Development: A Topical Approach helps students to see the “big picture” of development across the entire life span.

Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. Thoroughly updated with the latest data and contemporary examples, the Third Edition helps students to better see the relevance of developmental science. Within its structured environment, students practice what they learn, test their understanding, and pursue a personalized study plan that helps them better absorb course material and understand difficult concepts.

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Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. Life span development: a topical approach, third edition is also available via REVEL™, practice, an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, and study in one continuous experience. Throughout this brief version of his hallmark text Development Across the Life Span, author Robert Feldman employs a modular framework that offers instructors maximum flexibility to teach the course however they envision.

Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyPsychLab, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID.