The circus at school

  • Cinthia Ramos Pereira Vendruscolo Departamento de Educação Física, UNESP Presidente Prudente, SP

Abstract

This article explains Alegria Project (Happiness Project) carried by State University Paulista in the Technology and Science Faculty (FCT/UNESP). The aim was to show many positives aspects of Circus art to public school students in Presidente Prudente city. The first part is a characterization and issues of Alegria Project. The second part is dedicated to define a theoretical and practical basis of circus art proposal at public school linked to physical education. Finally, there are a description of main aims and results obtained and conclusion of Alegria project. Keys-Word: Circus art, Physical Education and “Alegria” project.

Author Biography

Cinthia Ramos Pereira Vendruscolo, Departamento de Educação Física, UNESP Presidente Prudente, SP
Graduada em Educação Física (2007) - UNESP - Presidente Prudente, SP. Departamento de Educação Física. Área: Educação Física Escolar/Circo. Currículo Lattes: http://lattes.cnpq.br/9179455797309287
Published
2009-06-02
Section
Experiential Report