Physical Education Department

 
David Nuffer

Physical Education Teacher/Athletic Director
dnuffer@littletonschools.org

 
Rick Simmons

Physical Education Teacher
rsimmons@littletonschools.org

 

Physical Education Course Offering (See Program of Studies for course descriptions)
Adaptive PE Fitness Activities Recreational Activities
Fall Team Sport/Outdoor Activities Health Winter Team Activities
Fitness Physical Education
Physical Education Competencies
Description of Competency
Physical Education
Physical Skills & Movement
Physical Skills & Movement Indicator 1
Engages in a daily physically active lifestyle.
Physical Skills & Movement Indicator 2
Achieves and maintain a health enhancing level of physical fitness.
Physical Skills & Movement Indicator 3
Demonstrates personal progress in motor skills and movement patterns and apply these skills and patterns in a variety of physical activities.
Knowledge of Movement & Skills
Knowledge of Movement & Skills Indicator 1
Demonstrates understanding of movement concepts, principles, strategies and tactics as they apply to the development of motor skills and the learning and performance of physical activities.
Knowledge of Movement & Skills Indicator 2
Evaluates and uses feedback to understand, describe, and improve motor skills.
Knowledge of Movement & Skills Indicator 3
Demonstrates understanding that physical activity provides opportunities for health enhancement, enjoyment, challenge, self-expression and social interaction.
Fitness & Health Connection
Fitness & Health Connection Indicator 1
Demonstrates understanding the similarities and differences between health-related and skill-related fitness.
Fitness & Health Connection Indicator 2
Uses technology to analyze personal fitness levels and develop a personal fitness plan to show increased physical fitness.
Fitness & Health Connection Indicator 3
Participates in a fitness assessment to analyze their current level of fitness.
Fitness & Health Connection Indicator 4
Demonstrates understanding of the positive effect that good nutrition has on fitness.
Fitness & Health Connection Indicator 5
Creates a nutrition plan and tracks its effect on fitness and overall health.