DIAMOND CANYON PHYSICAL EDUCATION
There are 3 different developmental levels of instruction within the program:
Level I – grades k-2
Level II- grades 3-4
Level III- grade 5-6
Within each class there are 4 distinct parts:
(2-3 min) This time prepares the body and mind for activity and ensures instant movement upon entering P.E.
(6-8 min) This portion of the lesson educates students about which exercises increase fitness levels. Students experience motivating routines coupled with safe exercises to achieve adequate levels of personal fitness.
(15-20 min) Movement and sports skills are taught & reinforced during this part of the class. Students often work with individual equipment allowing them to progress at their own rate.
Closing Activity or Game:
(5-7 min) A fun activity/game that leaves students with positive feelings regarding their experience in P.E.
If a student needs to be excused from PE due to medical reasons, a note is required from a parent or doctor. A parent's note is only vaild for up to 3 consecutive days. After, a physician's note is required in order to excuse the student.