Boone Elementary School     6710 N. Washtenaw     Chicago, IL 60645     (773) 534-2160 ph.     (773) 534-2190 fx.     Email

Stronger. Better. Smarter.

PE Scholars

fitness for students in Chicago

Daily SCHEDULE

  • Grade 2 at 1:10PM - 2:10PM
  • Grade 1 at 12:10PM - 1:10PM 
  • Grade K at 12:10PM - 1:10PM

Unit

  • Lesson 1 - Introduction
  • Lesson 2 - Animal Walks
  • Lesson 3 - Animal Walks
  • Lesson 4 - Animal Walks
  • Lesson 5 - Underhand throw & catch
  • Lesson 6 - Underhand throw & catch
  • Lesson 7 - Overhead throw & catch
  • Lesson 8 - Locomotor skills with throw & catch

Skills & Games

  • Galloping
  • Skipping
  • Sliding
  • Kangaroo Jumps
  • Flamingo Hops
  • Deer Leaps
  • Crab Walk
  • Seal Walk
  • Elephant Walk
  • Ostrich Walk
  • Gorilla Walk
  • Penguin Walk
  • Frog Walk
  • Monkey Walk
  • Bear Crawl
  • Caterpillar Walk
  • Alligator Walk
  • Desert Snake "The Sidewinder"
  • Cat Leaps
  • Hurt Animal Hobble
  • Tornado Twister
  • Toilet tag
  • Tunnel tag
  • Shake-n-bake tag
  • Freeze tag
  • Body part tag
  • High five tag
  • Super hero tag
  • Underhand throw
  • Overhead throw
  • Low catch
  • High catch
  • One hand catch
  • One hand catch
  • Catch in different levels
  • Catch with locomotor skills

nutrition

  • Introduction to the food groups - vegetables, fruits, protein foods, dairy, and grains​

ANIMAL WALKS Learning Goals

  • Movement safety 
  • Locomotor skills
  • Introduction to fitness concepts
  • Development of neuromuscular system
  • Increase self-esteem and self-efficacy
  • Improve body awareness
  • Familiarity with physical effort levels
  • Fun and enjoyment
  • Promote lifelong physical activity
  • Movement in games
  • Manipulative skills - throwing & catching
  • Combination of manipulative skills and locomotor skills
  • Enhance eye-hand coordination
  • Use different sized balls and objects
  • Decrease number of accidents due to enhanced body control
  • ​Provide an opportunity for struggle and success to enhance perseverance

STate Standards

  • Goal 19 - 19.A.1; 19.B.1; 19.C.1
  • Goal 20 - 20.A.1a; 20.A.1b; 20.B.1; 20.C.1
  • Goal 21 - 21.A.1a; 21.A.1b; 21.A.1c; 21.B.1
  • Goal 22 - 22.B.1
  • Goal 23 - 23.B.1; 23.C.1
  • Goal 24 - 24.A.1a; 24.A.1b;

Introduction Learning Goals

  • ​​​Boone best
  • Student expectations
  • Assessment / grading
  • ​Classroom organization
  • ​Homework
  • Warm up / fitness
  • ​Cool down / stretch

September

Animal Walks