At SHE your child will have physical three times per week - 50 minute classes. Please make sure your child wears tennis shoes on days they attend PE. At SHE, the faculty and administration recommend that your child wears tennis shoes daily for safety reasons. Please refer to the SHE student handbook under DRESS CODE for more information. Students' grades will be affected if they do not have proper shoes. When your child does not wear the proper shoes, then he/she will not be able to participate, this will be reflected in their gradebook under the Behavior/Fitness assignment category and is responsible for 40% of your child's grade.
Our Physical Education Instructional Units cover the following
Kindergarten - 2nd graders
Intro to Physical Education, locomotor skills, cooperation and teamwork, spatial awareness, fitness and wellness, throwing and catching, volleying and dribbling, kicking and punting, jumping and landing, balancing, weight transfer, striking, and lifetime activities.
Sports games will include: bowling (except Kinders), volleyball, soccer, fitness testing, basketball, track and field, softball/t-ball, tennis, recreation games, creative/cooperative games that enhance locomotor skills practice while mastering.
Intro to Physical Education, cooperation and teamwork, fitness and technology, movement, throwing and catching, striking and kicking, sequences, wellness and lifestyle choices/behaviors, and creative games.
Sports games will include: cooperative games, bowling, volleyball, soccer, fitness testing, basketball, track and field, softball, tennis, recreation games.
Grades for Physical Education Kindergarten through 5th grades
Your child's report card grades consist of two categories:1. Cognitive Abilities/Movement Competency WEIGHT = 60%Demonstrate understanding of movement concepts, principles, strategies and tactics as they apply to the learning and performance of activities. Demonstrate competency in motor skills and movement needed to perform a variety of physical activities. These abilities will be demonstrated during skills practice as well as game settings during PE class.2. Responsible Behavior and Values/Lifetime Fitness WEIGHT = 40%Exhibits responsible personal and social behavior that respects self and others in physical settings. Participates regularly in meaningful physical activity during class activities - play to the best of one's ability. Does your child wear the proper shoes for physical education class.If your child needs to be excused from PE, please send in a note or doctor's note so that I may attach it to their file. This will excuse them from participating in PE and will not affect their grade.Scoring and Grading RubricsE = 90%-100%S = 80%-89%N = 70%-79%U = 0%-69%