|(1.Institute of Physical Education, Nanjing Normal University,Nanjing 210046,China;2.Department of Physical Education，Chenzhou Teachers College,Chenzhou 423000,China)
Abstract: As the mainstay of current physical training program for regular schoolattending student, physical education, as it is named today, has undergone renaming over the past hundred years, the first time significant, the second time a failure. The educationalists and teachers in related fields have reached a consensus that the time has arrived for the third time naming.In this thesis it is emphasized that renaming should be done through scientific research and consideration of various opinions. After a historical and realistic thought, the writer puts forward a version tentatively—Physical and body-building class.
Key words: physical education;physical and body-building class；physical and health class