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Physical Education - 6th Grade

Our physical education program is grounded in the philosophy that all students benefit from classes that emphasis life long fitness, as well as social and emotional health.

  • Cooperation
  • Having a sense of fair play during activities and games
  • Understanding personal and team responsibilities (leadership, follow-ship)
  • Keeping a safe space for classmates
  • Demonstrate awareness and understanding of class safety
  • Being able to focus and stay on task
  • Encouragement of classmates
Approaches to Learning
  • Introduction to skill and concept games
  • Introduction to stretching exercises
  • Cardiovascular activities to increase endurance and stamina
  • Strength building activities and exercises
  • Multi-sport games
  • Team building games and activities
  • Skill and performance based activities
  • Testing on movement, speed, endurance, agility, and strength
  • Nutrition and its role in the development of the body
  • Introduction to the human body and muscular system