8th Grade Physical Education

8th Grade Physical Education (04066801)

Length:  Year

Format:  Meets Two (2) Days in an Eight (8)-Day Cycle

Description:  The goal of this course is to provide students with an appreciation for physical activity. Students will be provided with a variety of experiences related to physical movement that will enhance skills related to both physical and social health. Students will be challenged to use physical and cognitive skills that are necessary to achieve a group goal in a physical setting. Effective communication is necessary for effective group work. Additionally, students will learn that rules and etiquette in physical activities/sports can make the experience both enjoyable and successful.  Students will also learn that daily exercise can improve quality of life.