Elementary Physical Education Grade 4
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In the Physical Education Grade 4 course, students will advance their motor skills in how to throw, catch, kick, strike, dance, swim, and do gymnastics. They will learn components of fitness such as flexibility, strength training, cardiovascular health, and nutrition. Students will create manageable goals and develop teamwork and sportsmanship. They will improve their skills through practice and learn the importance of creating a healthy lifestyle through fitness and nutrition.
Follow the link below for the Department of Education description for this course:
- Locomotor movements
- Underhand and overhand throwing
- Cardiovascular health
- Fitness resources
- Improving movement
Students will need the following materials: printer, cell phone or scanner, notebook, pencils, erasers, scissors, crayons, glue, tape, ruler, printer paper, colored-paper, fitness items, household objects, general art supplies, and outdoor materials.
Besides engaging students in challenging curriculum, the course guides students to reflect on their learning and evaluate their progress through a variety of assessments. Assessments can be in the form of practice lessons, multiple choice questions, writing assignments, projects, oral assessments, and discussions. Core courses will use the state-approved grading scale and Special Area courses will use an S or U grading scale.
Courses subject to availability.