Higher Education

MindTap® Health, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Hoeger/Hoeger's Fitness and Wellness, 11th Edition

  • Werner W.K. Hoeger Boise State University (Emeritus)
  • Sharon A. Hoeger
  • ISBN-10: 1285776429  |  ISBN-13: 9781285776422
  • © 2015 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $95.00
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About

Overview

MindTap™ Health for Hoeger/Hoeger's Fitness and Wellness, 11th 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.

Features and Benefits

  • Seamlessly delivery appropriate content and technology assets from a number of providers to students, as they need them.
  • Break course content down into movable objects to promote personalization, encourage interactivity and ensure student engagement.
  • 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.
  • Automatically grade of all homework and quizzes

Content and Assets

The MindTap Learning Path guides students through readings, multimedia, and activities designed to follow the learning taxonomy from basic knowledge and comprehension up to analysis and application. By hiding, rearranging, or adding your own content, you control what students see and when they see it and match the Learning Path to your course syllabus exactly.


Pre-Test.
Diet& Wellness Plus activity.
Video that introduces the chapter content.
Reading.
Assess Your Behavior exercises.
Assess Your Knowledge exercises.
Video Library with all videos that appear in the chapter.
Activities.
Post-Test.
Global Health Watch exercise featuring critical thinking questions based on a chapter-related news article, in every third chapter.
Online Journal.

Alternate Formats

Choose the format that best fits your student's budget and course goals

To customize your learning solution, contact your Learning Consultant for more information.

  • Printed Access Card

    ISBN-10: 1285776437 | ISBN-13: 9781285776439

    List Price = $95.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $71.25

Learning Resource Bundles

Choose the textbook packaged with the resources that best meet your course and student needs. Contact your Learning Consultant for more information.

ePack: Fitness and Wellness, Loose-leaf Version, 11th + MindTap® Health, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access

ISBN-10: 1305719417  | ISBN-13: 9781305719415

List Price = $140.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $106.25

This Bundle Includes:

  • MindTap® Health, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Hoeger/Hoeger's Fitness and Wellness
    List Price = $95.00  | CengageBrain Price = $95.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $95.00
  • Fitness and Wellness, Loose-Leaf Version
    List Price = $74.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $56.00


Bundle: Fitness and Wellness, Loose-leaf Version, 11th + MindTap® Health, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card

ISBN-10:  1305719425 | ISBN-13:  9781305719422

List Price = $140.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $106.25

This Bundle Includes:

  • MindTap® Health, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card
    List Price = $95.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $71.25
  • Fitness and Wellness, Loose-Leaf Version
    List Price = $74.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $56.00


Efficacy and Outcomes

White Papers, Case Studies, Success Stories

Student Struggles with Time Management & Difficult Exams that Require Rigorous Preparation -

Students Using MindTap®’s Personalized Study Tools Enjoy Greater Classroom Success

View Student Success Story (PDF, 242 KB)

Student Takes On Extremely Challenging Course Work and Credits MindTap® with Success -

Digital Solution Empowers Student to Study and Live More Efficiently

View Student Success Story (PDF, 263 KB)

Video Testimonials

Reviews

"MindTap's greatest strengths are the progress tracking and the ability to add [your own] materials that are gradable."

— Stephen Brusnighan, Kent State University

"I'm convinced that the higher course ratings and grades were, in large part, a result of students' engagement. It was an unmitigated success."

— Robert Black, Global Business, SUNY Maritime College

"Almost across the board, students using MindTap improved on the main learning objectives of the class ...I've never seen any results like this."

— Carey Roberts, History, Arkansas, Technology University

"MindTap was very useful – it was easy to follow and everything was right there."

— Student, San Jose State University

"I'm definitely more engaged because of MindTap."

— Student, University of Central Florida

"MindTap puts practice questions in a format that works well for me."

— Student, Franciscan University of Steubenville

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!

Services

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  • Instructional videos and handouts to get your students registered in minutes
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  • US-based technical support available around-the-clock via phone and online chat (plus online self-service!)
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