K-1 Physical Education A&B

Course Description

Elementary PE K-1 helps young learners establish a basic understanding of health and fitness. Students focus on health-related fitness and learn how to become more fit and healthy. Topics of study include exercise safety, making healthy choices, nutrition, the benefits, components, and principles of fitness, basic anatomy and physiology, and values of cooperation and teamwork. In addition, students learn age-appropriate motor, non-locomotor, and manipulative skills. Students are required to participate in regular physical activity

Course Requirments

Grade Level

K-1

*Materials

  • Heart Rate Monitor
  • SPRI Resistance Tubing Kit

Duration

2 Semesters

Prerequisites

None

Technology Skills

Learning Coach may assist with:

  • Internet Navigation
  • Word Processing Skills
  • Email Communication (with assistance of parent or teacher)

Semester A

Major Concepts:

  • Your Fitness
  • Safety
  • Healthy Choices
  • Components of Fitness

Semester B

Major Concepts

  • Principles of Fitness
  • Game Play
  • Nutrition
  • Your Body