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Live It Up 2 VCE Physical Education Units 3 & 4 and eBookPLUS, 3rd Edition

Live It Up 2 VCE Physical Education Units 3 & 4 and eBookPLUS, 3rd Edition

David Smyth, Wayne Judge, Michelle O'Keeffe, Fiona Shepherd

ISBN: 978-1-742-46134-2

Dec 2010, Jacaranda

464 pages


<p>Jacaranda will be publishing a 4th edition of Jacaranda Live It Up 2 Units 3 and 4, available in 2017 to align with the new Study Design for 2018-2021. The updated title will be available as print with eBookPLUS, digital only and eGuidePLUS. Please visit the Jacaranda VCE Physical Education page for more information.</p>

This third edition of the successful Live It Up 2 text is written specifically for Units 3 and 4 of the new VCE Physical Education study design. Live It Up 2, Third Edition provides an innovative way of structuring learning by solving key challenges:
• How can students of all abilities be engaged and motivated (including the most able student)?
•  How can students be best prepared for their end-of-year exam?

• Current real-life articles and case studies grab student attention - students remember what they have learnt because the content is of interest to them.
• All key knowledge points from the VCE Physical Education study design are broken down into key concepts and presented as visually engaging, digestible, lesson-based sections.
• ‘Extend your understanding' activities challenge students.
• Actual exam questions from VCAA exams and ACHPER trial exams are provided for each chapter, giving students the opportunity to practise answering exam-style questions.

Next generation teaching and learning
Live It Up 2, Third Edition features eBookPLUS - an electronic version of the textbook and a complementary set of targeted digital resources. These flexible and engaging ICT activities are available online at the JacarandaPLUS website (

Your eBookPLUS resources include:
• video and audio eLessons featuring demonstrations of physical activities and interviews with health and fitness professionals
• interactivities to help students understand concepts
• worksheets and support materials
• weblinks to the latest research and information.

Click here to view Live It Up 2: VCE Physical Education Units 3 & 4, 3rd Edition eBookPLUS.

How to use this book.
About eBookPLUS.
ICT activities.

Chapter 1 Physical Activity and Participation.

Chapter 2 Energy for Physical Activity.

Chapter 3 Acute Responses to Exercise.

Chapter 4 Fatigue and Recovery.

Chapter 5 Fitness Components and Activity Analysis.

Chapter 6 Fitness assessment.

Chapter 7 Fitness Training - principles and methods.

Chapter 8 Designing a training program.

Chapter 9 Chronic Adaptations to training.

Chapter 10 Strategies to enhance performance and recovery.

Chapter 11 Ergogenic aids.