Welcome to Mr. Gage's Physical Education Page
Mr. Gage teaches Physical Education for Grades 6th-8th
Our vision is a physically literate population, with skills, knowledge, behavior and attitude to lead lifelong healthy physically active lives.
Our mission is to provide quality physical education to every child via a rigorous, standards-based instructional program, in a safe, personalized, nurturing, and engaging learning environment.
Students demonstrate physical, intellectual, social and emotional skills that promote success in a changing and diverse society. The comprehensive physical education program develops student competences in the following:
- Movement Skills and Movement Knowledge
- Positive Self-Image and Personal Development
- Social Development
Why is Physical Education
Being physically active has numerous academic and health benefits we want all our students to understand and achieve. The top ten reason why being physically fit is important:
- Reduced Risk of Heart Failure
- Improved Physical Fitness
- Weight Reduction
- Good Health Promotion
- Self Discipline
- Skill Development
- Improved Self - Confidence
- Stress Reduction
- Increase Their Love of School and Performance in academics
- Development of Lifetime Skills and Activities
2017-18 Syllabus - English and Spanish Version
Please read the Syllabus with your parents. After you've read through the Syllabus please either click on the link below and fill in all information or print out a copy and have your child bring it to their Physical Education Teacher.
The link below will take you to the Syllabus:
After you have reviewed the information with your please fill out the information found on the link below:
Create Your Own Game - Use the link below to access the Google Form to complete the assignment.