08110 Health & PE 6

Health & PEMiddle School (6–8)

Students will assess their health-related fitness status and set reasonable and appropriate goals for development and improvement. Students will understand health issues and the relationship between choices and consequences. The course covers body systems, nutrition, physical health, disease prevention, health promotion, substance abuse prevention, safety, injury prevention, mental wellness, social and emotional skills, violence prevention, and community and environmental health.

This course aligns with the Virginia Standards of Learning for Grade 6 Health and Grade 6 Physical Education.

Prerequisites

None

Course Texts and Materials

Required

  • If a coach or fitness instructor is not available to verify physical activity, the student will need access to one of the following as proof of physical activity completion:
    • Fitbit
    • Apple Watch
    • Garmin Heart Rate Monitor
    • A smartphone app like Strava or Pacer

Terms Offered

  • Full Year
  • Summer Session

Credits

  • 1 Credit