Happenings in Fitness & Health!

September 27th – October 12th:

White & Smith – Fitness

Houston, Geiger & Edwards – Health

smiley In Health, the students will be learning and reviewing the F.I.T.T. principle and the 5 components of fitness.  The students will also learn about the 6 dimensions of Health and how they apply to our overall wellness.  

smiley In Fitness, students will be learning about everyday routines in the gym.  The students will also be starting a running fitness unit to record and document their first mile time of the year. 

enlightened Please remember to bring your fitness clothes during Fitness and Chromebooks, sprial notebooks and pencils to Health class!

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Welcome Back!!

Welcome Back Skyhawks!  

Bring on the 2017-18 school year!  *Please review the procedures and expectations for fitness.   

Fitness Students: Please bring uniforms, shoes, socks and any other locker room essentials to fitness.  Houston/Edwards/Geiger start fitness on Monday (11th)!      

Health Students: Please bring your Chromebooks, spiral notebooks and pencil pouches daily to health class.  Smith/White start health Monday (11th)! 

Looking forward to a great year!

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Family Life and Sexual Health 2017

Family Life and Sexual Health Unit:

Mr. Houston's and Mrs.Geiger's and Mr. Edwards Health classes:

March 27th – April 21st

Mr. Smith's and Mrs. White's Health classes:

April 24th – May 12th

 

*Please check the F.L.A.S.H. button on top for more details about this unit.

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Sexual Health Curriculum Night

Our annual sexual health curriculum night will be held on February 15 from 4:45-5:15 pm in health portables #403. Our district adopted sexual health curriculum, F.L.A.S.H. will be discussed as well as the overall curriculum goals for grades 6th, 7th and 8th. Parents can begin viewing the specifics of the curriculum by making an appointment with the main office. Forms for families who choose to opt students out of the curriculum will be available after you view the curriculum, also in the main office.  

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NEW calendar

UPDATED Calendar!!  New calendar with Health and Fitness rotations due to snow days, see below.

2016-17 Fitness/Health rotation-NEW   

Next Unit:

February 10th – March 24th:

Smith & White: (Fitness 10th – 3rd, Health 6th – 24th)

Houston & Geiger & Edwards:(Health 10th – 3rd, Fitness 6th – 24th

 

smileyIn Health:

  • 6th grade will learn about the effects of Tobacco on the body
  • 7th graders will be learning about alcohol and completing the Washington State Classroom Based Assessment
  • 8th will be learning and understanding about the effects of drugs on the body and mind

heartIn Fitness:

  • The students will learn the basic skills and knowledge of badminton and pickleball 

 

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Happy New Year: 2017

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January 3rd – 10th:

Smith/White –   Fitness 

Houston/Geiger/Edwards –  Health 

 

Starting January 11th – 27th:

Smith/WhiteHealth  

Houston/Geiger/EdwardsFitness 

 

 

smiley In Health:

  • 6th grade will be learning more about Self-Esteem and will be able to recognize positive and negative self-esteem in themselves and others
  • 7th graders will be learning about healthy and unhealthy stress levels along with recognizing the signs and symptoms of stress
  • 8th will be studying and learning about the Body Systems; nervous, skeletal, cardiovascular, and muscular

smiley In Fitness, students will be gearing up for some basketball excitement with some more fitness testing plus our daily cardiorespiratory fitness.

enlightened Please remember to bring your fitness clothes 

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Happy October!

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***See the "Calendar" for more rotations! 

October 17th – Nov 4th

White & Smith – Fitness 

Houston, Geiger & Edwards  – Health

smiley In Health, the students will be learning about Nutrition and the USDA "MyPlate". Discussion topics include the U.S.Dietary Guidelines, essential nutrients, calories, and serving size.

smiley In Fitness, students will be gearing up for volleyball excitement with some more fitness testing plus our daily cardio-respiratory fitness.

enlightened Please remember to bring your fitness clothes during Fitness!

 

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2016-17

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Welcome back hawks for the 2016-17 school year! Please review the procedures and expectations for fitness:   

Fitness Students:

  • Each students will be issued a lock and locker during their scheduled fitness class (see calendar).  Bring fitness attire, fitness shoes, socks, and anything else you will need to put into your fitness lockers to class (starting next week for White/Smith).  If you have purchased a uniform, you will have a set by the end of the this week.      

Health Students:

  • Please bring your one subject notebooks, chromebooks and a pencil to class. 

Look forward to a great year!

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May/June

The 5K Run: June 6th & 7th

(check the "fun run/walk" tab on the top for more details)

 

LAST rotation of the year!

 

Smith and White:

Health: May 2nd – 17th 

Fitness: May 17th – until the end of the school year

 

Houston and Geiger:

Fitness: May 2nd – 17th 

Health: May 17th – until the end of the school year

 

smileyIn Health, 6th graders will focus on safety and injury prevention, 7th grade students will focus on first aid/CPR with correct CPR procedure along with performing basic first aid in emergency situations and 8th will focus on surviving adolescence along with preparation for high school.

heartIn fitness, students will be preparing for the 5K run/walk with daily cardiovascular activities. The students will finish up fitness testing and will also go outside for games when the weather is nice!

enlightened Don't forget your Fitness attire!!

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March Madness

Our Family Life and Sexual Health Unit…….

*Please check the Human Growth tap for more details about this unit.

 

Smith and White:

Health: March 14th – April 1st

Houston and Geiger:

Health: April 11th – April 29th

smileyIn Health, 6th, 7th and 8th grade in Human Growth and Development. 6th graders will focus on puberty and be able to identify physical and emotional changes in their bodies. 7th grade students will focus on the reproductive anatomy of both males and females and HIV/AIDS. 8th grade students will learn about sexually transmitted infections and HIV/AIDS in addition to understanding the physical, emotional and social effects of sexual relationships.

 

enlightened It's that time of year where we are forgetting our uniforms and having to loan clothes more often….PLEASE Don't forget your Fitness attire!!

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