The Third Edition provides dynamic media, content that activates learning, and personalized approaches to fitness and wellness that students can apply for life. Maintaining the highly praised hallmarks of previous editions—integrated case studies, three-pronged labs, a fresh graphical approach, and extensive strength training and flexibility photos and videos—this edition further engages students by including vibrant GetFitGraphic infographics to inspire thinking and discussion. QR codes in the book allow students to easily access exercise videos and fitness programs right on their smartphones.
Teaching and Learning Experience
This program presents a better teaching and learning experience—for you and your students. Get Fit, Stay Well! Third Edition will:
Engage Students with Dynamic Tools: Online resources and a mobile website for personal fitness and wellness programs guide students through every chapter and encourage healthy changes. Activate Learning with Real-world Fitness & Wellness Topics: A modern presentation of strength training as well as two new wellness programs brings fitness and wellness to life for students. Encourage Behavior Change: Labs, case studies, and new tips for making healthy changes help students learn what they need to do to become fit and well for life. Keep Students Motivated: New GetFitGraphics and reflection questions in the labs keep students on track.
Get Fit, Stay Well! Brief Edition meets you where they are and gives you the targeted, personal guidance you need to get them where they want to be.
Already the most modern, student-centric, action-plan-oriented fitness & wellness textbook on the market, the Second Edition of Get Fit, Stay Well! Brief Edition takes its mission a step further by becoming the most personalized and proactive book on the market as well. The Second Edition maintains the highly praised hallmarks of the first edition—integrated case studies, three-pronged labs, a fresh graphical approach, and extensive strength training and flexibility photos and videos—and adds to them a coaching component in the form of progressive personal fitness plans, expanded exercise video options, and interactive media to get you started, keep you motivated, and take you to the next level in their own fitness & wellness. For instructors, the second edition provides more course management capability and expanded resources, offering even greater assistance in reaching students where they are and helping them bridge the gap between what they know and how they act. The Brief Edition contains chapters 1-10 of the "full edition" of Get Fit, Stay Well!, with a focus on fitness topics, nutrition, weight, stress, and preventing cardiovascular disease.
Simple Principles™ to Get Fit gives readers practical tips they can apply immediately to increase physical fitness. In a direct, easy-to-read style, this book offers the tips and advice for increasing energy levels, losing weight, gaining flexibility, and building endurance. Whether readers are just getting started on a fitness program or are seasoned athletes, they will find simple tools that they can apply immediately to become more physically fit.
Reflecting current popular topics in group fitness, Fitness Through Aerobics, Ninth Edition covers a broad array of issues that speak to a wide range of aerobics instructors, and will engage students of every background and discipline. Bishop teaches steps and methodologies for performing all types of aerobic group exercises—as well as strength and flexibility exercises that contribute to proper technique—in a straightforward, accessible writing style.
The Ninth Edition is completely updated with videos that demonstrate proper exercise technique, new coverage of the latest group exercise activities, and new photos.
Provide your students with interactive tools to succeed in fitness and wellness
Total Fitness and Wellness gives students a solid foundation in fitness and wellness, while providing them with the tools they need to make healthy behavioral changes and lifestyle choices. The vibrant design makes the book more approachable through modern chapter-opening photos, graphs, and detailed exercise photos.
The Seventh Edition provides a clear learning path, labs that can be completed and submitted online, and a thoroughly revised guide to creating a comprehensive fitness and wellness plan, ensuring students and instructors have the print and online tools they need to succeed. To take advantage of the power of Mastering, every chapter of the text includes numbered Learning Outcomes and a new study plan that ties directly into MasteringHealth activities.
Also available with MasteringHealthTM
This title is also available with MasteringHealth—an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results. Interactive, self-paced tutorials provide individualized coaching to help students stay on track. With a wide range of activities available, students can actively learn, understand, and retain even the most difficult concepts.
NOTE: This is the standalone book if you want the book/access card order the ISBN below;
0134153154 / 9780134153155 Total Fitness & Wellness Plus MasteringHealth with eText--Access Card Package
Package consists of:
0134167600 / 9780134167602 Total Fitness & Wellness, The MasteringHealth Edition
0134256360 / 9780134256368 MasteringHealth with Pearson eText -- ValuePack Access Card -- for Total Fitness & Wellness, The MasteringHealth Edition