Didactic unit: Goalball as a content of ESO

Adán Martín Cajaraville

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Martín Cajaraville, A. (2003). Didactic unit: Goalball as a content of ESO. Apunts. Educación Física y Deportes, 71, 48-53.



Goalball is a specific sport for blind or visual handicapped people. However, with this article we intend to make a proposal that gives an answer to the students with special educational needs and also, to promote a feeling of increased awareness and integration on sighted students with regard to this disability. The innovation of this Didactic Unit is due to its own contents (being the goalball a entirely new sport for the ESO and highschool students) and therefore the educational methods based on investigation, as guided discovery or solution to problems, have a great acceptance into this unit. It is also a purpose of this article to broach a transverse matter like the Enviromental Education, by the creation of adapted material from waste products as broken or punctured balls, …

Keywords: Addapted Items, Blind, Didactic Unit, Guided Discovery, Natural Enviroment Education, Resolution of Problems, Student with Special Education Needs, Visual Handicapps.

ISSN: 2014-0983

Published: January 01, 2003