Our goal as Physical Educators is to help students find a variety of ways to enjoy being physically active so they will develop all of the physical, emotional, intellectual, and social benefits that will enhance their academic abilities.
The Physical Education program offers many exciting skill units including individual and team sports, cooperative learning games, and leadership activities. Students will learn how to make healthy choices, engage in physical fitness, and many more opportunities that will enhance their knowledge in physical education.Your child will take Physical Eduction in the middle school for 50 minutes every day for the school year. The course is based aroundWellness, Nutrition, Fitness/Exercise, and Safety and Injury Prevention. We will be learning introductory skills to sports such as; soccer,basketball, volleyball, football, track and discussing topics like healthy lifestyles, bullying, stress management, and many more issuesthat could impact your child now, or in the future.Grade Weight:Weekly- Participation and Dress out GradesParticipation 95%Dress out 5%What are we learning this Semester?AGILITIES AND MOTOR SKILL DEVELOPMENT-(MON&FRI)INTRODUCTORY SOCCER,VOLLEYBALL, BASKETBALL, FOOTBALL SKILLS AND DRILLS(TUES & THURSDAY)STAMINA/ENDURANCE (MILE DAY)-(WED)5th- Muscles and Bones Project6th- Healthy Lifestyles Collage7th/8th- Pursuit of Healthy Lifestyle PSA
What assignments are due this week?Begin thinking of teams for 3on3 b-ball tourney and groups for jumprope for heart.Learning Resources . . . what websites, videos, materials will be helpful?Find an App! Students encouraged to find physical fitness apps that are developedto encourage exercise!!!Planning ahead... What are the upcoming assignments, projects, tests, etc. for which students should plan?Endurance RunningStrength TrainingCross Fit Kids