on the run (Roadrunners) - After being rained out last week it looks
like the weather is going to cooperate. Plans are to have our first
practice this week. Look for an e-mail in the by Tuesday!
Week of 10-5 to 10-9
This week's happenings in PE:
5th and 4th grade
We are finishing up our fitness
pre-testing. Students are taking part in 4 different fitness tests
including the pacer, the push-up and curl-up test, as well as the sit
and reach flexibility test. Students will take the results from these
tests and make SMART goals as well as a fitness plan to improve on these
scores in the spring.
3rd grade and 2nd grade
We are working on
a kicking unit using soccer balls. Students are learning the basics
when it comes to striking a ball with their foot. Students are
encouraged to come with proper shoes and be ready to go outside for
1st and kindergarten
- We are working on locomotor and non-locomotor movements as well as continuing to stress the importance of personal space.