Elementary Physical Education Grade 3
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In the Physical Education Grade 3 course, students will learn how to keep their bodies healthy and improve their movement skills of throwing, catching, kicking, striking, dancing, swimming, and gymnastics. They will learn that they can have fun while being safe and staying active. Students will also set goals, learn the importance of a balanced diet, and understand what it means to be a good teammate.
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.