Sports Science Book - Fun with science for kids
• Sports enthusiasts will find it entertaining, and science teachers could use examples to spice up their presentations.
• The format for each experiment is consistent, beginning with a heading that notes the specific sport involved and the estimated amount of time needed to complete the project.
• Worth the purchase just to learn the most effective angle to skip a stone across a water surface.
Each chapter covers a key introductory area, so by the end of the book, you'll have a clear understanding of the essential principles of sports science. Starting with key points in anatomy and physiology, it covers sports psychology, biomechanics and also introduces sports nutrition, as well as how to plan research in sport. It is structured to mirror the way sports science is taught on many first-year undergraduate and foundation degree courses. By the end, you'll have a clear understanding of the essential principles of sports science.
Recommended Age: Suitable for 8 years old or above.