Grade 8 - PE & Health
Intro to Individual Sports 1 - Semester 1 (Credit: 0.50)This course provides students with an overview of individual sports. Students learn about a variety of sports,
yet do an in-depth study of running, walking, strength training, yoga, dance, biking, swimming, and crosstraining.
Students learn not only the history, rules, and guidelines of each sport, but practice specific skills
related to each sport. Students also learn about the components of fitness, FIT principles, benefits of fitness,
safety and technique, and good nutrition. Students conduct fitness assessments and participate in weekly