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MindTap® Health, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Hoeger/Hoeger's Lifetime Physical Fitness and Wellness: A Personalized Program, 13th Edition

  • Werner W.K. Hoeger Boise State University (Emeritus)
  • Sharon A. Hoeger
  • ISBN-10: 1285776356  |  ISBN-13: 9781285776354
  • © 2015 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $94.00
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MindTap™ Health for Hoeger/Hoeger's Lifetime Physical Fitness and Wellness: A Personalized Program, 13th Edition is the digital learning solution that helps instructors engage and transform today's students into critical thinkers. Through paths of dynamic assignments and applications that you can personalize, real-time course analytics, and an accessible reader, MindTap helps you turn cookie cutter into cutting edge, apathy into engagement, and memorizers into higher-level thinkers. Access to this product is valid for 6 months of usage.

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  • Seamlessly delivery appropriate content and technology assets from a number of providers to students, as they need them.
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  • Customize the course – from tools to text – and make adjustments ‘on the fly,’ making it possible to intertwine breaking news into their lessons and incorporate today’s teachable moments.
  • Bring interactivity into learning through the integration of multimedia assets (apps from Cengage Learning and other providers), numerous in-context exercises and supplements, student engagement will increase leading to better student outcomes.
  • Track students’ use, activities and comprehension in real-time, which provides opportunities for early intervention to influence progress and outcomes. Grades are visible and archived so students and instructors always have access to current standings in the class.
  • Assess knowledge throughout each section: after readings, in activities, homework, and quizzes.
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Diet& Wellness Plus activity.
Video that introduces the chapter content.
Assess Your Behavior exercises.
Assess Your Knowledge exercises.
Video Library with all videos that appear in the chapter.
Global Health Watch exercise featuring critical thinking questions based on a chapter-related news article, in every third chapter.
Online Journal.

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  • Printed Access Card

    ISBN-10: 1285776364 | ISBN-13: 9781285776361

    List Price = $94.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $70.50

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ePack: Printed Text + + MindTap® Health Instant Access

ISBN-10: 1305614372 | ISBN-13: 9781305614376

List Price = $147.95  | CengageBrain Price = $147.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $111.25

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  • Lifetime Physical Fitness and Wellness: A Personalized Program
    List Price = $134.95  | CengageBrain Price = $134.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $101.25
  • MindTap® Health, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Hoeger/Hoeger's Lifetime Physical Fitness and Wellness: A Personalized Program
    List Price = $94.00  | CengageBrain Price = $94.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $94.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Werner W.K. Hoeger

Dr. Werner W.K. Hoeger Professor Emeritus in the Department of Kinesiology at Boise State University, and Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine and the Research Consortium of SHAPE America (Society of Health and Physical Educators). The 2004 recipient of the Presidential Award for Research and Scholarship in the College of Education at Boise State University, keynote speaker at the VII Iberoamerican Congress of Sports Medicine and Applied Sciences and the 2010 Western Society for Kinesiology and Wellness, Dr. Hoeger continues to research and lecture on exercise physiology, physical fitness, and wellness. In addition to PRINCIPLES AND LABS FOR PHYSICAL FITNESS, Dr. Hoeger has published several Cengage Learning texts including Fitness and Wellness, Principles and Labs for Physical Fitness, Lifetime Physical Fitness and Wellness, Wellness: Guidelines for a Healthy Lifestyle, and Water Aerobics for Fitness and Wellness. Dr. Hoeger is a former luge athlete (2002 and 2006 Winter Olympian); All-American by USA Track & Field in 2012, 2014, 2015, and 2016; and renowned fitness and wellness innovator. He developed many popular fitness assessment tools in use today, such as the modified sit and reach, total body rotation, shoulder rotation, muscular endurance, muscular strength and endurance, and soda pop coordination tests.

Sharon A. Hoeger

Sharon A. Hoeger is Vice President of Fitness & Wellness, Inc. in Boise, Idaho, and holds a bachelor's degree in computer science from Brigham Young University. As co-author of PRINCIPLES AND LABS FOR PHYSICAL FITNESS, and four other Cengage Learning texts, Mrs. Hoeger is responsible for researching the most current scientific information for each revision, as well as developing the interactive software that accompanies all of the Hoeger fitness and wellness textbooks—innovations that have set the standard for fitness and wellness software today. The Hoeger husband-and-wife team has been jogging and strength training together for more than 39 years!