PE NEWS--October

 

MAPLEWOOD HEIGHTS PE NEWS—October 

 

*We are continuing with our games unit, working on various skills including teamwork/cooperation.  Sportsmanship is a huge focus this year!

*Welcome Back Mr. K!  We are excited to have him as our lead PE teacher as we implement our new SPARK curriculum!

*We are also continuing to conduct our 3rd-5th grade fitness testing.    

*Our fitness “focus” this year is on the PACER and SIT-UPS tests.  Kids are working hard to improve their scores in these areas!!

 *Shoes:  Please try to send your students with proper “tennis” (athletic) shoes:  TIED and ready to go on their two PE days.

*PE at home tip :            TV commercial breaks:  practice sit-ups and push-ups

 

*Upcoming Units:            Harvest Games, Soccer