Mr. Greg Sullivan
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* Physical Education teacher - grades 6,7,8
* Health education teacher - grade 5
* Boys basketball coach
* "March Madness" intramural basketball coordinator
* 5th grade after school basketball club
* 5th grade after school hockey club
Contact - firstname.lastname@example.org
Physical Education Grading Policy
Weekly Participation (85%)
2 Points for Participation - Demonstrates on task participation by being engaged in the activity for the entire class
1 Point for Behavior- Demonstrates and models positive behavior and attitude
1 Point for Warm-ups- Jogging the entire 3 minutes and various locomotor movements for 1 minute. Static and Dynamic Stretching
1 Point for Class Materials- Is prepared with all materials to participate safely during class
Written Test (10%)
Written Homework (5%)
Grade 5 Health Curriculum
(Topics are in the order that they are presented throughout the quarter)
Personal Health Triangle – What makes up your overall personal health? (Physical, social, mental/emotional) Why are all three sides of the health triangle equally important?
Healthy Habits – What are different ways to promote each area of your personal health?
Decision Making – Why is it important to understand how to make difficult decisions? What is the decision making process and how can you effectively use it?
Social Behaviors – Why is the way we interact with others important to our overall health? What are some of the common social behaviors that students see in the middle school?
The heart – What is the purpose of the heart in your body? How does the heart function in your body?
Heart rate and fitness components – How is your heart affected through exercise? What are some things you could do to improve the way your heart functions?
Stress - How does stress affect your personal health?
Coping Strategies – How can coping strategies help you effectively deal with stress? What are some effective coping strategies?
Personal hygiene – How does hygiene have an important role in our overall health?