Dress for each class
Dress out and in on time
Label your clothes
Get plenty of sleep
Exercise outside school
The Physical Education curriculum has been designed for use by member schools of the Archdiocese of Atlanta. Discussion and planning for this curriculum involved many representatives from the member schools. The level groups for work on the curriculum were K-2, 3-5, and 6-8.
In addition to the identification of a physical education philosophy, goals, and standards, the study of physical education has been divided into essential understandings at each grade level. These are:
Philosophy of Physical Education
Physical Education instruction in the Archdiocese of Atlanta cultivates a learning environment which is consistent with the teachings of the Catholic Church. It provides a foundation for the development of age-appropriate movement skills, life skills, and cooperation in a positive environment. With a focus on respect for the body, physical education instruction promotes lifelong physical activity and wellness.