Encouraging fitness is part of the Whole Child Development. It directly correlates with positive academics, along with physical, social and emotional wellness.
THE REDEEMER PHYSICAL EDUCATION PROGRAM FEATURES:
Indoor gymnasium and outdoor campus areas.
Marathon Kids (marathonkids.org)
Jump Rope for Heart (heart.org).
Mileage Club In-school running program.
Intramural Activities Program
After-school sports and games for grades 4-5.
A Variety of Sports Skills are taught:
Tumbling, bar, balance beam, springboard, and rope climb.
Dance, parachute, jump rope, rhythm sticks, and juggling.
Variations of tag, dodgeball, and cooperative games.
Skills Assessments Given in 4th and 5th grades.
Health Fitness Lessons
Cardiovascular health, nutrition, muscles/bones/joints, drug and alcohol awareness, water safety, and more.
Annual Field Days
Age-appropriate Field Days Fun outside for Grades 1-3 and 4-5.