Physical Education

  • Physical Education Department Vision Statement:  The South Allegheny Physical Education Department’s mission is to provide a varied curriculum for all students which establish the foundation for personal fitness habits and the understanding for the necessity of physical activity throughout one's life.

     

     

    TITLE: Health 7                                                                     Credit: .25

    Course Number: 0673                                                            Grade: 7

    Prerequisite: N/A                                                                    Difficulty Rating: 3        

    Description: This course offers the student an active and personal approach to learning skills, attitudes and behaviors needed to make wellness a life long habit.  Topics included in this course are Basic Body Systems, Tobacco Prevention and Refusal Skills, and Nutrition and Weight Management.

     

     

    TITLE: PE 7                                                                           Credit: .25

    Course Number: 0681                                                            Grade: 7

    Prerequisite: N/A                                                                    Difficulty Rating: 3        

    Description: The course is designed around activities focused on the development of team sports, individual sports, and personal fitness. The content is designed to provide the student with knowledge and sport specific skills in addition to basic movement concepts, teamwork building, and general fitness principles. All activities included will help develop the student’s physical, emotional, and social well being.

     

     

    TITLE: Health 8                                                                     Credit: .25

    Course Number: 0683                                                            Grade: 8

    Prerequisite: N/A                                                                    Difficulty Rating: 3        

    Description: This course offers the student an active and personal approach to learning skills, attitudes and behaviors needed to make wellness a life long habit.  Topics included in this course are Drug, Alcohol, and Tobacco Awareness, Nutrition, Fitness, Mental, Emotional, and Social Health.

     

     

    TITLE: PE 8                                                                           Credit: .25

    Course Number: 0681                                                            Grade: 8

    Prerequisite: N/A                                                                    Difficulty Rating: 3         

    Description: The course is designed around activities focused on the development of team sports, individual sports, and personal fitness. The content is designed to provide the student with knowledge and sport specific skills in addition to basic movement concepts, teamwork building, and general fitness principles. All activities included will help develop the student’s physical, emotional, and social well being.