Games are an inherent feature of physical education. This VLOG explores the Teaching Games for Understanding (TGfU) model and (1) why we might need a different approach to teaching games (2) what TGfU is and (3) how it works.
Examples are provided on Action fantasy games and how games can be modified through TGfU.
For further examples and information on TGfU please see:
Examples of modifications to games: http://www.blackcaps.co.nz/uploadGallery/Grassroots/resources/TGfU_RESOURCE_6OCT10.pdf
Video explaining TGfU: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8yiZlXZ9rd4
Practical guide to TGfU: Mitchell, S.A., Oslin, J.L., & Griffin, L.J. (2006) Teaching Sport Concepts and Skills: A tactical games approach Human Kinetics: USA