Adapting Soccer Instruction: Including students with disabilities in physical education

Soccer is one of the fastest growing sports oday because of its availability to those of all ages, ability levels, and sizes. It offers a chance to improve cardiorespiratory endurance, specific types of agility, eye-foot coordination, and a chance to have fun. 

Soccer can be adapted for individuals with disabilitiesWith instructional emphasis on personal skill development and a classroom environment that encourages everybody to participate to the best of their ability, each student can benefit and inclusion can flourish.

Publication Date: 
2008
Sponsor: 
Manchester University