Physical EducationAll K-5th grade students will have the opportunity to learn the following skill units and health related focus. Fitness and social skills are reinforced throughout the school year.
Grading Period Skill Unit Health Related Focus1st Nine Weeks Cooperation Hygiene & Dental HealthNutritionThrowing and Catching Cardiovascular FunctionsBullying
2nd Nine Weeks Basketball Skills Tobacco & Drugs
Rhythms and Jump Rope Skeletal System
3rd Nine Weeks Gymnastic Skills Flexibility and Muscular SkillsVolleyball Skills Stress Management
4th Nine Weeks Striking Skill Safety - sun, exercise, bikeSoccer Skills Muscular Strength and EnduranceDental ProgramPuberty - 4th Grade Students
- Students must be taught grade level Health Education Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills. These concepts are taught through physical education classes.
Coordinated School Health
- Students must be taught 5 Coordinated School Health lessons per nine weeks using both CATCH (an approved program by the Texas Education Agency) lessons, Health Textbooks, and online Health Resources. These lessons will be taught by the PE teacher.