Health/PE Syllabus

Health and Physical Education
Garrard Middle School
324 West Maple Avenue
Lancaster, KY 40444

Class Description
This 12 week class is designed to give the student a deeper understanding and appreciation for Health and Physical Education. Students will spend 6 weeks in Health and 6 weeks in Physical Education class. We will create opportunities to learn from the standpoint of personal wellness, fitness and safety! The student will expand on their knowledge through hands on activities, cooperative learning, in and out of class assignments and test!      

Grading Scale        Health Education Units of Study          
A- 100-92   6th Grade- 4 Parts of Health,Body Systems,Social Interaction 
B- 91-83               7th Grade- Communicable/Non Communicable 
C- 82-74               8th Grade- Nutrition and Safety
D- 73-65               
F- Below 65         
Physical Education Units of Study 
Archery, Badminton, Field Sports (Ultimate Frisbee, SpeedBall, BattleBall), Fitness, Pickle Ball, Tennis
Health Classroom Materials          PE Classroom Materials

  1. Health Folder                       1. Tennis Shoes   
  2. Agenda                               2.  Agenda   
  3. Paper                                 3.  PE clothes (if dressing out) 
  4. Pen/Pencil

Classroom Behavior Expectations                                     

  1. Be on time and prepared for class                    
  2. Follow adult directions the first time                           
  3. Keep hands, feet and objects to yourself        
  4. Treat others as you want to be treated

Possible Consequences
In class time out, D- Hall (after school detention)
Student/Teacher Conference, Parent/Teacher Conference,
Office Referral, Lower Conduct Grade 

Health Classroom Procedures                   PE Classroom Procedures

1. Arrive to class on time with all materials.    1.  Arrive to class on time.

2. Sit quietly in your seat.

(You can talk until Mrs. Clark comes in.)          2.  Place all items on floor against matts by entry door.

3. Begin bell ringer work!                                   3.  Go to your POD,
                                                                        sit down and begin                                                                                bellwork.

All Garrard Middle School students are expected to follow the behavior expectations stated in the student agenda book. We have read, discussed and completed activities on these expectations during the first days of school.

“Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.”- Chinese Proverb
I look forward to a great school year! I believe in you and take great joy in being your teacher!


(Student Signature)

____________________________________________________ (Parent/Guardian Signature)



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Garrard Middle School 304 W. Maple Avenue
Lancaster, KY 40444

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