The information gathered from these assessments will not appear on the childs
report card. Their formal assessment on throwing and catching is done later in the year,
during their team handball unit. The students unit test and homework wit
The cognitive skills required for this unit is knowledge of how to hold a football,
and to be familiar with correct hand placement when catching and throwing. These skills
will be reviewed during the first lesson, but prior knowledge will make the student
Behavior Management Plan
When working with elementary school children, one can expect high levels of
excitement and energy during Physical Education class. These levels of excitement and
energy can lead to students becoming distractive and inappropriate.
TSWBAT demonstrate the
correct overhand throw while
playing catch with a partner.
Pointing to their target,
stepping with their
opposite foot, turning
their belly button toward
their target and followin
1. TSWBAT demonstrate the correct overhand throwing form by
stepping in opposition, pointing to their target, twisting their body and
following through with their throwing arm while playing catch with a
If there are problems on the bus or in the classroom that lead to difficult behavior
then a bus driver or teacher need to be consulted. A PE teacher can also work with a
principle to develop a personalized behavior management plan. An important thing to
The question asking students to diagram wide receiver routes allows them to
take in their knowledge of routes and be creative. On the test they will be creating three
different plays of their own. The student will receive credit for drawing routes.
Dodge PE Road Runner Rules
1. Be Safe
a. Follow PE safety rules
b. Follow game/activity rules
c. Follow locker room rules
d. Always have sneaker
2. Be Kind
a. Good Sportsmanship
b. No put-downs
c. Treat others with respect
d. Follow locker room rules
Identify a psychological issue that has previously impacted you or a team of which you have
been a member.
Describe the issue and how it impacted you or your team (remember to keep names
With my junior varsity baseball team a psychological iss
If used prior to competition
Players would be relaxed and more focused.
Players would be relaxed and could be less prone to injury.
Progressive Relaxation in the coaching setting (cont.)
If used during a game/match
Players can enhance the visualize of
If used at the end of a P.E. class
It can put the body in a state to enhance imagery
It can enhance reinforcement of cues in the closure portion of class
If used prior to assessment
Relax the body Relax the mind
It can enhance focus before students ar
Here are some general guidelines from (Ravizza, 2005) Guidelines for Keeping a Sport
Journal. This is obviously written from a sport psychology perspective-there may be
some things listed which are /are not be as attractive /appropriate for you to use! Us
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the brightness of the winter sky. I instantly feel the cool, brisk wind grazing the side
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For most topics I usually felt one way or another before doing some research. With this topic I
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