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Open House 2009.2010


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Open House 2009.2010

  1. 1. Markham Woods Middle SchoolPhysical Education<br />
  2. 2. What is “physical education”?<br />education through being physical<br />opportunity for students to participate in a variety of activities<br />develops physical fitness, individual skills, and the knowledge to lead a healthy lifestyle<br />
  3. 3. Goals and Objectives for Physical Education<br /><ul><li>Students will understand the concept of teamwork and being a good sport
  4. 4. Students will improve their level of personal fitness
  5. 5. Students will improve a variety of individual skill levels
  6. 6. Teachers will PROMOTE physical education behavior rather then the outcome of fitness</li></li></ul><li>Goals and objectives continued<br /><ul><li>Students will develop a positive attitude towards their physical self and capabilities
  7. 7. Students will appreciate physical activity as a means of maintaining a healthy lifestyle into adulthood</li></li></ul><li>Why does your student need physical education?<br />
  8. 8. Why physical education?<br /><ul><li>Children today are more overweight than ever
  9. 9. This trend is on the increase steadily every year
  10. 10. Children today are less physically active than in previous years</li></li></ul><li>Why physical education?<br /><ul><li>Children who are overweight are more likely to become adults who are overweight
  11. 11. Being overweight contributes to many health-related illnesses such as heart disease and stroke</li></li></ul><li>Where does my student’s physical education class come into the picture?<br />
  12. 12. Focus on FITNESS!<br />By teaching your student HOW to improve or maintain their level of personal fitness<br />By giving them opportunities in class to work hard to improve<br />By providing motivation and encouragement for them to do their best<br />
  13. 13. FitnessGramTesting Program here at Markham<br />Series of fitness tests that is used all over the country<br />Provides accurate information about your student’s level of fitness<br />Pre and Post tests will show your student’s level of improvement<br />
  14. 14. Focus on Cognitive(written) skills 30%<br />Class work<br />Homework<br />computer work<br />test<br />Quizzes<br />folders/portfolios<br />reports<br />
  15. 15. Participation/Dressing out 35%<br />daily physical education If a student comes to PE he/she is:<br />*required to dress out in order to participate <br />* Graded on team work and sportsmanship <br />
  16. 16. What does dressing out mean?<br />ATHLETIC SHOES<br />GREY SHIRT<br />BLACK SHORTS<br />
  17. 17. School uniforms for Sale<br />not required and can be purchase in physical education class for<br /><ul><li> Shirt $8
  18. 18. Shorts $12
  19. 19. Set $20</li></li></ul><li>Participation form<br />Students need to have a current signed participation form on file with teacher<br />Lets the teacher know if there are limitations or physical conditions that limit the participation level. ie.. asthma, diabetic, seizures, allergies, nose bleeds <br />
  20. 20. HOW TO GET AN Assigned locker!<br />HAVE LOCK REGISTEREDWITH A COACH & ENGRAVED<br />
  21. 21. SKILLS 35%<br />*Fitness testing(sit-ups, pushups, flexibility) <br />*Unit skills test(basketball free throws, dribble drills)<br />
  22. 22. Grading System<br />30% Written Work: Tests, quizzes, folders<br />35% Skills<br />35%Participation/ Dressing out/Effort<br />
  23. 23. INJURIES??? 3 days or less<br /> * Please send a note with the student the day he/she returns to school<br />* include in the note what the students limitationsare( 3 DAYS MAXIMUM)<br />
  24. 24. INJURIES MORE THEN 3 DAYS<br /><ul><li>Please send your student with a Dr’s. note if the injury has been longer then 3 days.
  25. 25. Make sure that the Dr. includes the limitations. ie..if a student broke their arm, Are they still allowed to be put on a walking program? versus NO PE for 3 weeks.</li></li></ul><li>Continued..INJURIES MORE THEN 3 DAYS<br /><ul><li>If a student is given a Dr.’s note that says NO PE then the student will be given an assignment, usually bookwork to receive their participation points. LONGER THEN 4 WEEKS the student will be transferred to another class.</li></li></ul><li>WISH LIST<br /><ul><li>TISSUE
  27. 27. LOTION
  28. 28. BANDAIDS
  29. 29. COMPUTER PAPER</li></li></ul><li>P.I.N.<br />Parent Information Network<br /><ul><li>sign up in the front office
  30. 30. See your students current grades, what is missing or late
  31. 31. Don’t have to wait until progress reports or reports to see their progress</li></li></ul><li>THANK-YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT<br />TOGETHER WE CAN HELP YOUR CHILD BE SUCCESSFUL AND LEARN TO LIVE A HEALTHY LIFESTYLE….<br />
  32. 32. Contact Information<br /><ul><li>Mrs. Currin Office 407-871-1747
  33. 33. Mrs. Lynn Office-407-871-1746
  34. 34. Mr. Porter Office 407-871-1749
  35. 35. Mr. Wright office 407-871-1748
  36. 36. OR, e-mail teacher first name_last OR go to Markham woods home and click on teacher.</li>