Physical Education


The goal of the Keewaydin Physical Education Department is to provide students with the experiences, skills, and knowledge needed to discover and develop their own physical literacy.

 

“Physical literacy is the ability to feel Confident and Competent in a wide variety of physical activities taking place in multiple environments that benefit the healthy development of the WHOLE person.” - SHAPE America

 

Students will be able to:

Standard 1:  Demonstrate competency in a variety of motor skills & movement patterns.

Standard 2: Apply knowledge of concepts, principles, strategies and tactics to movement & performance. 

Standard 3: Demonstrate the knowledge & skills to achieve & maintain a health-enhancing level of physical activity & fitness

Standard 4:Exhibit responsible personal & sociable behavior that respects self & others.

Standard 5: Recognize the value of physical activity for health, enjoyment, challenge, self-expression, and/or social interaction.

* The Minnesota Department of Education: Physical Education Standards

 

Physical Education at Keewaydin is a Time for:

  • Skill Development
  • Challenging Fitness Levels
  • Developing a Lifelong Love of Movement
  • Learning to work as a member of a team
  • Having Fun!

Contact Information:

Michael Doherty (PhysEd & Health): Michael.Doherty@mpls.k12.mn.us

Leif Berg (PhysEd): Leif.Berg @mpls.k12.mn.us