Edwards Middle School
Mrs. Miller firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr. Wenmoth email@example.com
Why do we have
physical education in school?
can MAKE A DIFFERENCE in the way you think, feel and act! Physical activities can lead to confidence
and success! Research shows that physical activity in an adolescent’s life
contributes to increased brain function.
How often do you
have physical education?
You will have
physical education five days a week for 9 weeks.
Code of Conduct
You are expected
to dress and participate daily.
If you fail to do so, the following will happen and your grade will be
- If you do not completely dress,
then you will lose your dress points.
- You will be expected to sit out
(at your own risk) or keep score when not dressed.
- Injuries require a doctor’s note be
excused from and permitted back to Phys. Ed. Class.
You will need
the following items to change into/use daily:
· Brunswick t-shirt
~ Please purchase in the office (First Initial and Last Name printed
· Appropriate length shorts, sweatpants, wind-pants,
· Socks ~ Keep a few pairs in your locker
· Athletic shoes ~ no skate shoes or flat
· Combination lock for your locker (no key
· Deodorant or any other good hygiene
· Paper and Pencil/Pen
*Your dress must
follow the school’s dress code. The
violation of the Phys. Ed. dress code will result in the loss of dress points.
· You must have your own combination lock
with you name written on the back with permanent marker
· You will be assigned your own locker
· Do not give anybody your locker
combination! Do not share a locker with
· Do not bring valuable jewelry or other
items such as electronics to P.E.
· Your teachers and the school are not
responsible for lost or stolen items so they are safest locked up in your
locker. Please remember that there are
other teams that use the locker rooms after school so be sure to lock your
Gum is not
permitted in the gym. It is not
permitted in school and is a safety hazard in P.E. class.
GUIDELINES FOR MEDICATION/INHALER
Students with certain illness or
disabilities may need to take medicine/inhaler during the school day. Should your student require
medication/inhaler at school, the proper forms must be completed, signed and
filed in the school office before any medication/inhaler can be taken at
school. Your student may pick up the
“Guidelines for Medication” form, which is available in the school lobby. A licensed physician as well as the parent/guardian
must sign this form. If you have any
questions regarding medications, please call the office at 330-273-0488.
How will you be
Education grade will be determined from information recorded from the following
1. Participation = 40%
b. Fitness work
2. Performance and Knowledge = 40%
a. SLO Assessment
b. Written tests on rules and sportsmanship
c. Skill performances on techniques taught
and practiced in class
d. Warm Ups - Lead the class in warm ups
with proper technique
i. Due to new state Physical Education
guidelines, 8th grade student assessments will be reported to the
State of Ohio.
3. Dress = 10%
a. Being on time to class
b. Wearing complete uniform
c. Appropriate hygiene practices
4. Sportsmanship = 10%
a. Following the rules of the class/game
b. Positive sportsmanship towards classmates
c. Teamwork and consideration of others and
adherence to class rules