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  [97] Generalized PE: Fundamentals of Sports and FitnessInstructor: Jacob Echevarria
Grades: 3rd to 6thRoom: Gym-A
Year: 2017Time: 11:00 AM
Class Size: 6 to 30Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class SessionDuration: 1 hour
Student Provided Materials: None
One Time Cost (to teacher) $0.00Cost Description: None
Homework: extra credit /
Class Description: Students will have fun by learning the fundamentals of manipulative skills such as throwing, catching, and kicking a variety of implement types such as football, Frisbee, tennis ball, and soccer ball, to name a few. First the skills will be mastered in static environments then will progress to dynamic environments such as small-sided games. Students will be taught how to integrate fundamental locomotor skills into complex, coordinated, and purposeful movements that are relevant to all sports. Fitness will focus on learning basic flexibility and bodyweight resistance exercises that will empower students to begin to take control of their own fitness. Basic concepts such as overload and specificity will also be part of the curriculum. Obstacle course activities will be used to blend the sports and fitness knowledge using interesting and challenging games.