Welcome to Grant Elementary School
Physical Education!

Teacher: 

Geared for success, the program is an exciting mixture of individual and team sport skills, cooperative group activity, and aerobic exercise to benefit the most important muscle in your body--the heart!

  • Provide a safe and inviting environment
  • Curriculum encompasses the physical, psychomotor, cognitive, and health domains.
  • Lessons include developmentally appropriate skill progression.

Program Highlights

  • Field Day
  • Jump Rope for Heart
  • ACES = All Children Exercising Simultaneously (possible)
  • Field Trips (possible)

What is Physical Education?

Physical Education is a program taught by a trained Physical Educator that provides students with opportunities to develop and maintain the skills necessary to live a healthy lifestyle.  

Why Physical Education?

  • Promotes changes in brain structure and function
  • Reduces the risk of developing heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure
  • Promotes life-long physical fitness
  • Enhances self-concept and self-esteem.
  • Helps maintain healthy bones, muscle, and joints.
  • Helps maintain and/or improve health by increasing cardiovascular endurance, muscular strength and endurance, flexibility, and body composition.
  • KIDS FEEL GREAT!