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Competitive Games (Standard)

Credits: .5

This elective class will help students to attain the knowledgeable understanding of recreational games and activities through instruction and game play. The students will be able to participate in various games for fun and enjoyment and be able to carry them over into later life. The course would focus on examining strategies, proper sportsmanship, refereeing, rules and skills. The games that would be focused on are games that are played in Winter Carnival, floor hockey, volleyball, indoor soccer and also games that are considered to be carry-over games. A carry-over game is a game that can be played after a student finishes high school or college. The games and activities that would be covered in the carry over units would be pickle ball and other racquet games like badminton, tennis, and ping pong, Ultimate Frisbee, basketball, etc. Depending on the semester there would also be a unit on the climbing wall and belaying as an activity either in the beginning or the end of the class to help to establish trust, cooperation and strong relationships within the class setting.

 

DOES NOT COUNT TOWARD PE CREDIT REQUIREMENT

Open to Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors.