First Grade Physical Education

Skills: Movement skills going under, around, to the side of objects; throwing, kicking and catching balls with a partner; participating in sustained large- group games to increase heart and lung functioning; using equipment properly. Concepts: Using feedback to improve performance; the purpose of rules in games; the role of activities in developing strength and endurance; exploring effective teamwork skills such as cooperation; being an effective partner during practice and games; and responding responsibly to challenges, successes, and failures.