The overall goal of physical education in K5 through Grade 8 is to develop awareness of the importance of physical activity. In Grade 1, children are encouraged to develop interest in physical activity. They begin to play physical games together.
Motor Skill Development
Demonstrates competency in motor skills and movement patterns needed to perform a variety of physical activities.
Demonstrates understanding of movement concepts, principles, strategies, and tactics as they apply to the learning and performance of physical activities.
Participates regularly in physical activity.
Achieves and maintains a health-enhancing level of physical fitness.
Exhibits responsible personal and social behavior that respects self and others in physical activity settings.
Values Physical Activity
Values physical activity for health, enjoyment, challenge, self-expression, and/or social interaction.