Eighth Grade Physical Education

Skills: Advanced sport-specific skills for individual, dual and team sports; uses both offensive and defensive strategies regularly in sports; apply locomotor, nonlocomotor, and manipulative skills to team physical activities. Concepts: Planning a personal physical fitness plan in collaboration with the teacher; long-term psychological benefits of regular participation in physical activity including self-image and stress reduction, relationship between exercise intensity and body’s response to activity. Defining and accepting roles for group members in a game or activity. Modeling support and inclusivity for all individuals.