MCST Physical Education Syllabus
WELCOME TO THE PE AND HEALTH DEPARTMENT!
MCST PE Philosophy:
It is to engage and encourage students to focus on lifelong movement, problem solving, collaborative team thinking, teamwork, and individual success and to live out an active and healthy lifestyle that one can maintain for a lifetime.
Physical education is about student development, about teaching the whole student through a process. The focus is on lifelong movement, problem solving, collaborative team thinking, teamwork, and individual success. It is to engage and encourage students to achieve their personal best in an accepting and enjoyable environment.
ALL STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO PASS 4 YEARS OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION / HEALTH IN ORDER TO GRADUATE (STATE REQUIREMENT). You are expected to participate FULLY with good attitude and sportsmanship each day.
50% Participation: This includes participation, Heartzones
30% CRP (Career Ready Practice)/Quizzes: Behavior, late to class, late assignments, quality of assignments, etc
20% Tests / Fitness testing / Quizzes / Skills (objective, not subjective)
***Grades will be given every class.
Points will be lost for the following infractions:
Unprepared (0 for participation) Athletic sneakers that tie only; no boots, slip ons, etc. An alternate assignment WILL NOT BE GIVEN in these circumstances.
Freshman: If you ordered a MSCT Phys Ed shirt through "My School Bucks", they will be provided for you. They are mandatory.
HR Bands will also be required for most units. They should be purchased through your "My School Bucks" account as well.
Please be careful with jewelry (no watches/ hoops/ dangling earrings, etc.)
No food or open beverages in class. This will be strictly reinforced. Water bottles, with lids, will be the only item allowed. No glass!
All backpacks and belongings will be kept in the lockerroom and inaccessible for the entirety of the class.
-We will be focusing on the five components of fitness and will begin by measuring your growth in all components.
-We will compare your pre-fitness testing data to your post-fitness testing data and look for improvement.
-It will be expected that you demonstrate an understanding of the rules of each game/activity and participate consistently
-HR Zones will be used every day and sent as a report at the end of class. Your daily grade will be based on your intensity points earned during your class.
-Behavior will also be monitored throughout each class and graded through your CRP every two weeks.
-Grading will be assessed through the HeartZones Monitoring System.
-Daily HeartZones FITT ( Frequency, Intensity, Time, Type) points are calculated using the formula below
3.4 x 1 x 60 = 204 points
(yellow zone) frequency minutes (FIIT)
(class Period) (will vary)
-Daily grades will be input into Genesis on a 0 - 10 scale.
-204/204 = 100% or a score of 10 for the day.
-Individual arm bands are available for purchase through MySchoolBucks
If you are physically or medically unable to participate and submit a DOCTOR/NURSE’S NOTE, adjustments will be made.
If you are out for 1 class period, you will be given a daily medical assignment. Daily medical assignments can be found HERE, or accessible directly through the PE webpage
If you are out for longer than one week, you will be expected to complete a long-term medical assignment through our online Physical Education program, APEX.
Units below are offered throughout the grade levels.
(Not all units are covered each year)
- Project Adventure
- Fitness Testing
- Floor Hockey
- Fitness Center
- Ultimate Frisbee
You will be required to lock up your belongings in a locker during class. The PE teachers are not responsible for any lost/stolen items. You must take off your lock at the end of every class due to the number of lockers.
Fire and Lock Down Drills
*Will vary depending on classes
** FOR STUDENTS WHO ARE VIRTUAL LEARNING**
REQUIREMENT / METHOD OF SUBMISSION:
- Submit based on your daily assignment posted in Google Classroom
- You will be required to complete the physical education lesson/assignments during your assigned class time. (2 point deduction)
- Please submit assignments for the correct day and class period that it was assigned. This is your responsibility to properly submit regardless of
the work that has been done. We will only be looking and grading the work submitted in that class for that day. Failure to do so will result in
loss of credit.
**LATENESS AND COMPLETION WITHIN THE CLASS PERIOD WILL BE STRICTLY ENFORCED AND GRADED ACCORDINGLY. THERE WILL BE NO EXTRA CREDIT PROVIDED IN PE**