Physical and Health Education

MYP Physical Education Aims MYP Units of Study
The TIS Physical Education program aims to contribute to the development of a student’s physical, intellectual, emotional and social maturity. The aims of health & physical education are to enable students to develop:

  • Appreciate and understand the value of physical education and its relationship to a healthy, balanced lifestyle.
  • An interest in the promotion of health and wellness
  • The motivation to participate fully in all aspects of physical education
  • Their optimal level of physical fitness
  • Effective communication strategies, verbal, non-verbal and written
  • The skills and understanding necessary to participate successfully in a variety of physical activities, for example: practicing, refining, adapting, thinking, interacting
  • The ability to reflect critically on all aspects of physical education, including being a critical performer
  • An understanding of international perspectives on physical activity, sport and health education
  • A lifelong interest in and enjoyment of physical activities as a participant
Grade 6: Soccer, Fitness, Basketball, Dance, Minor Games, Track & Field, SoftballGrade 7: Soccer, Fitness, Basketball, Gymnastics, Minor Games, Badminton, VolleyballGrade 8: Soccer, Fitness, Basketball, Dance, Minor Games, Track & Field, SoftballGrade 9: Soccer, Fitness, Basketball, Gymnastics, Minor Games, Badminton, VolleyballGrade 10: Soccer, Fitness, Basketball, Dance, Minor Games, Track & Field, Softball