Concepts of Fitness and Wellness: A Comprehensive Lifestyle Approach, 3/e

Ancillaries

INSTRUCTOR’S MANUAL AND TEST BANK

(0-07-039328-1)

MICRO TEST III Computerized Test Bank

Available on Windows or Macintosh, the latest version of our computerized testing software is available. This allows you to custom design your own tests, use the expanded test item FILE, and to add your own testing question. (Windows, 0-07-039327-3; Mac, 0-07-039326-5)

ONLINE LEARNING CENTER

This Web site offers resources to students and instructors. It includes downloadable ancillaries, web links, student quizzing, additional information on topics of interest and much, much more. In particular there will be downloadable PowerPoint Presentation and additional labs.

FITNESS AND WELLNESS WEB PAGE

http://www.mhhe.com/hper/physed/fitness-wellnes

This Web page is designed to help instructors and students in fitness and wellness courses. It has information about our books, conventions, and links to the updates to our annual publications: Health Net: A Health and Wellness Guide to the Internet, and The AIDS Booklet. The site will also include:

These online articles provide instructors with the latest information about "hot" health topics to supplement their McGraw-Hill health, fitness, sexuality, drugs, and wellness textbooks. Updated regularly, the articles are a useful resource for instructors and students.

These are additional assessments and lab activities that can be downloaded and used in class.

These presentations are book specific, and to be used in the classroom.

PageOut: The Course Web site Development Center

PageOut enables you to develop a Web site for your course. The site includes:

This program is now available to registered adopters of McGraw-Hill textbooks. If a textbook adoption is 200 or more copies per year, our technology experts will create a Web site for the course in 30 minutes or less. This service is particularly exciting as the Online Learning Centers content can be imported into the Web page.

FITNESS/WELLNESS PROFILE DISKETTE

This computer diskette includes several fitness and wellness program applications. The fitness evaluation profile as well as the target heart rate, heart disease risk, nutrition, and stress programs have proven to be effective. The fitness profile allows students to enter fitness test results and receive ratings on a "learn as you go" basis. Ratings and test results can be displayed on the computer screen or printed. (IBM 0-07-235217-5 and Mac 0-07-235218-3).

INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEO 1: INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICAL FITNESS

This NEW revision includes fitness philosophy, fitness objectives (including the "Stairway to Lifetime Fitness"), and a complete description of the fitness tests in the Concepts books. NEW test descriptions include estimated IRM for strength, the trunk rotation test for flexibility, and the curl-up test for muscular endurance. The H.E.L.P. philosophy presents the concepts:

H: Fitness and wellness are important for good health

E: Fitness and wellness are available to everyone

L: Fitness and wellness are for a lifetime

P: Fitness and wellness are personal

(0-07-235219-1)

INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEO 2: INTRODUCTION TO WELLNESS

This second instructional video defines wellness and puts wellness, health and fitness in perspective for both students and instructors. This video provides the basic foundation to study wellness. (0-07-235220-5)

CONCEPTS TRANSPARENCIES

90 four-color transparency acetates illustrate anatomical and physiological concepts, which help instructors describe the scientific concepts of physical fitness and health-related fitness. (0-07-232702-2)

WCB/McGraw-Hill FITNESS AND WELLNESS TRANSPARENCIES

50 two- and four-color transparency acetates cover wellness topics in the Concepts books. (0-697-23731-1)

COURSE ORGANIZER

In order to put it all together, we offer the course-planning binder that conveniently organizes all the ancillary package items with tabbed dividers. (0-07-235221)

UC BERKELEY WELLNESS LETTER

This well-respected health and wellness newsletter keeps you informed of the latest developments in the field.

FITSOLVE II SOFTWARE

This enhances learning of health-related fitness concepts by personalizing information and by explaining the meaning of the results rather than merely "grading" the students, as other programs do. It begins with a coronary heart disease risk questionnaire, followed by input of fitness test scores. Features include score summary, heart attack risk categorization, and health-related fitness status.

(Windows, 0-697-33950-5; Mac, 0-697-33952-1)

THE AIDS BOOKLET 6/e, by Frank Cox

This booklet provides current facts about AIDS and HIV: what it is, how the disease is transmitted, its prevalence among various population groups, symptoms of HIV infection, strategies for prevention, etc. It also covers the legal, social, medical, and ethical issues related to AIDS and HIV. After publication, additional updates are posted to the website at http://www.mhhe.com/hper/health/personalhealth. It is available with any McGraw-Hill product to create a package. (ISBN 0-697-29428-5)

HEALTH NET: A HEALTH & WELLNESS GUIDE TO THE INTERNET, 2E, McGraw-Hill

This is your navigational tool for exploring the vast amount of health resources available on the Internet. It has an introduction on general information about the Internet, plus it is divided into several informative sections. Under each section you’ll find a list of websites, followed by a short description of what to find at that particular site. The print version will be revised each fall in time for second semester classes. Updates will be available year round via the web. This may be packaged with Corbin. (ISBN 0-07-228839-6)

TESTWELL by the National Wellness Institute

This is a self-scoring, pencil-and-paper wellness assessment developed by the National Wellness Institute in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, and distributed exclusively by WCB/McGraw-Hill Publishers. It adds flexibility to any personal health or wellness course by allowing adopters to offer pre- and post-assessments at the beginning, end, or at anytime during the course. (0-697- 21131-2)

DIET AND FITNESS LOG by WCB/McGraw-Hill

This logbook helps students track their diet and exercise programs. It serves as a diary to help students log their behaviors. It may be packaged with Corbin. (ISBN 0-8151-2524-0)

HEALTHQUEST CD-ROM by Bob Gold, Nancy Atkinson, Kathleen Mullen Conley and Robert McDermott

HealthQuest helps students explore the behavioral aspects of personal health and wellness through a state-of-the-art interactive CD-ROM. Your students will be able to assess their current health and wellness status, determine their health risks, and explore options to improve the behaviors that will impact their health. It may be packaged with Corbin. (Windows 0-697-29723-3; Macintosh 0-697-33600-X).

NutriQuest™ 2.0

The user-friendly program allows students to understand and apply concepts rather than spending their time making calculations. Students simply enter in the data, and the program does the calculations. Users enter their food intake and daily activities then select various reports and pie charts to analyze this data. The program also helps users set weight or BMI goals.

Available for IBM Windows, Macintosh and for networks. It may be packaged with Corbin. (0-07-228915-5)

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