Types of Recreation

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In today’s Physical and Health Education class, we will be learning about Types of Recreation

Types of Recreation

types of recreation

From our last class, we learned that Recreation plays an important role in physical education because all events of physical education are dependent upon recreation. In recreation, a sportsperson recreates himself to a particular event before starting any event. In recreation, people recreationally learn about an event. 

Learn with me the types of Recreation we have in Physical Education. 

Types of Recreation

  • Indoor Recreational Activities– Those activities that are performed inside the house, hall, or generally under a roof.

indoor recreation

Examples are:

  1. Ludo
  2. Table tennis
  3. Badminton
  4. Dart
  5. Scrabble
  6. Monopoly
  7. Drawing
  8. Painting
  9. Sewing/ knitting
  10. Playing Piano
  11. Dancing
  12. Chess
  13. Ayo
  14. Snake and ladders
  15. Playing cards
  16. Watching television
  17. Squash
  • Outdoor Recreational Activities– These are those activities that are performed outside or in the open air. Outdoor recreation centers could be parks, picnics, sports fields, or outside the house within the compound.

outdoor recreation

Examples are:

  1. Running
  2. Camping
  3. Swimming
  4. Rowing a boat
  5. Fishing
  6. Skipping
  7. Mountaineering
  8. Horse riding
  9. Hunting
  10. Hopscotch
  11. Partying
  12. Ten-ten
  13.    Storytelling
  14. Jogging
  15. Gardening
  16. Hiking
  17. Tennis
  18. Golf
  19. Excursion
  20. Picnicking etc


In summary, Recreational activities can be communal or solitary, active or passive, outdoors or indoors, healthy or harmful, and useful for society or detrimental. 



What are Recreational Activities?


Reading Assignment

Mention the types of Recreation in Physical Education. 


Weekend Assignment

Gives five examples each for the types of Recreation. 


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