This month for the K & 1/2 & 2/3 class they will be participating in low organized games for the first couple of weeks. These games include Garbage Clean Up, that touches on throwing a ball over and under objects. After that the students will be participating in a couple of different activities that include soccer, mini stilts, and bouncy balls. For the last part of the month the students will be learning the proper technique in throwing a ball underhand and overhand with a series of games reinforcing the skill.
The grade 3/4 & 4/5 class will begin the month by being introduced to volleyball. The students will learn simple volleyball skills such as setting, bumping (forearm passing), and overhand/underhand serving. After the volleyball unit the students will be participating in a dodgeball unit where they will learn a variety of different dodgeball games. The month will end with a few days of fitness activities.
Grade 5/6 & 7/8 classes will begin the volleyball unit. They will learn how to set a ball, forearm pass, and serve. These skills will be reinforced by playing a game the last couple days of the unit. After the volleyball unit the students will be playing a variety of low organized games. The final thing the students will be doing is a series of fitness activities at the end of the month.
The grade 7/8 class will be learning participating in a Bullying course taught by Mr. Wozney. For the month of December these students will be going into other classes to teach them about bullying.