Tuesday, December 15, 2015

1st Grade Fitness

Here are students in Mrs. Shea's first grade class working at fitness stations.

Monday, December 14, 2015

Fitness Activities

During this month students in all grades will be working on different areas of fitness.

Stations and activities will be designed with 4 components of fitness in mind:

Muscular Strength
Muscular Endurance
Cardiovascular Endurance

along with Balance and Agility.

Here are some videos of 4th grades students using:

Rock Wall
Agility Ladder
Fitness Dice
Jump Ropes

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Student "Coaches"

During our basketball unit this year students are given the chance to be the "coach" of their team.  I give them a skill(s) to work on, but the student "coach" for the day has to come up with the practice activity.

Here are two examples from Mrs Burdick's 3rd grade class.

Monday, September 28, 2015

Cooperation and Teamwork

3rd and 4th graders are starting the year off working on the core value; Cooperation.

Thursday, September 24, 2015

This week in PE

K-2 working on catching and throwing.  Students are learning to Cooperate in partner and team activities using throwing and catching.  This is also developing the students hand/eye coordination.

Students are also working on developing their locomotor skills.

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Workout 4 Woodville is coming

Students are getting ready for workout  Woodville which is this Friday, May 1st.  Students are practicing 3 types of jump roping along with working on coordination thru dancing along to Just Dance on the Wii.

Thursday, March 12, 2015

1st & 2nd grade hockey

1st and 2nd grade are working on floor hockey skills.  Focus is on controlling an object with an implement (hockey stick).  Goal is to keep control of the puck will moving around space.  Students are working on stick handling (controlling the puck) and passing (teamwork).