MIDDLE SCHOOL CURRICULUM
Middle School Physical Education
Student participation is a must. This is an activity-based class; therefore, students should expect to be active during the class period. Students should be prepared to openly experience new activities. Remember to be safe, responsible, and respectful, and to have fun.
You are REQUIRED to be prepared for class each day by having a change of clothes, which allows you to function athletically and promotes good hygiene. Appropriate clothes include: Athletic pants, t-shirt, sweatshirt, and tennis shoes. Failure to dress appropriately will have a negative impact on your grade.
You will be graded throughout the semester on each of the National PE Standards.
15% Skills Tests - average of all scores.
15% Cognitive Assessments - Written tests, worksheets, journals, fitness logs, etc.
30% Class Participation - Daily scale of 0-3, updated weekly.
10% Uniform - Daily scale of 0-3, updated weekly.
30% Benchmarks - Monthly testing of different components of fitness.
Unexcused absences will result in the loss of points for that day or a score of
zero unless otherwise discussed with PE teacher.
For extended non-participation a doctor’s note is required.
For temporary limited participation a parent/guardian note is required and students will be asked to make up those points by a modified activity or scheduling with the teacher.
All work is expected to be turned in by the due date.