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Physical Education - 5 Levels

The Physical Education classes offered by GRACE encourage students to develop a lifestyle of being physically fit so that they can more vigorously serve God. 
 Physical skills are developed and integrated with organized physical activities, sports, and games. 
Students will gain an understanding of developing the bodies that God has given them. 
The building of a Christian attitude toward sportsmanship and teamwork will be emphasized in the curriculum.

P. E. Gym - (Grades K-1) 

Teacher:  Chelsea Eerkes

Time:  Friday 9:00-9:55

Class Cost:  $180

This course will focus on body awareness, coordination, and balance, teaching and building upon students’ motor skills. Students will work in groups and on teams as we play games using the skills needed for sports. Emphasis will be on teamwork, cooperation, and sportsmanship. We seek to honor God through our actions and relationships with others. S
tudents will build awareness and ability in motor skills, growing to proficiency in being able to run, leap, jump, skip, hop, gallop, slide, chase, flee, dodge, balance-movement, and body and spatial awareness, fitness, and beginning sports skills - throwing, catching, kicking, dribbling, striking, etc.

P. E. Gym - (Grades 2-4) 

Teacher:  Chelsea Eerkes

Time:  Friday  11:00-11:55   

Class Cost:  $180

In this course, students will continue to grow in coordination, balance-movement, and body and spatial awareness. Students will learn skills associated with sports, and they will  begin to understand basic sports terms like offence and defense. Students will practice teamwork and cooperation, with emphasis on honoring God through all we do. Students will build awareness and ability in motor skills, growing to proficiency in being able to run, leap, jump, skip, hop, gallop, slide, chase, flee, dodge, balance-movement, and body and spatial awareness, fitness, and learning more sporting skills, suited to this grade level.


P. E. Gym - (Grades 3-5)

Teacher - Friday:  Chelsea Eerkes

Teacher - Tuesday:  TBD

Time:  Friday  10:00-10:55  AND/OR  Tuesday 11:30-12:25, 2nd Semester Only

Class Cost:  $180 - Friday, Full Year  AND/OR  $90 - Tuesday, 2nd Semester Only

This course will teach body awareness and coordination through a sports-unit curriculum. Students will play modified versions of sports and participate in some health and fitness tracking. Students of every ability level are encouraged to join in as we develop our motor skills, teamwork, and sportsmanship. Students will build awareness and ability in motor skills, balance-movement, and body and spatial awareness, fitness, and learning more sporting skills, suited to this grade level.


P. E. Gym - (Grades 5-8) - WAIT LIST

Teacher:  Chelsea Eerkes

Time:  Friday 1:45-2:40

Class Cost:  $180

This course will emphasize building a Christian attitude towards sportsmanship, teamwork, and fitness. It will extend learning and skill development in motor skills, engage in the Presidential Fitness Program, begin to work on fundamentals of team sports, extend sports skill development and engage in some competitive activities during class. Students of every skill level are encouraged to join in the fun!  


P. E. Gym - (Grades 8-12) Physical Education Credit

Teacher:  Chelsea Eerkes

Time:  12:45-1:40

Class Cost:  $180

This course will emphasize building a Christian attitude towards sportsmanship, teamwork, and fitness. It will focus on lifetime fitness awareness by engaging in the Presidential Fitness Program. In this class, we expand on skills and basic rules of both team and individual sports, strategy development and fitness activities. This class is designed for all students, regardless of athletic ability. 



 

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