• Physical Education

    Palmetto Middle School

    Grades 6-8

    Instructors: Meredith Parson and Matt Frazier

    School Year 2017-2018
    Volleyball Game rules and basic Fundamentals such as the Bump, Set, and Serve will be taught. As students begin to show mastery of the skills students will progress into small team play.

    Standards: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.


    The following basic skills will be taught: Approach, Stance, Nocking the arrow, Draw and Aim, Anchor, Release and Follow-through.  All archery skills will be performed according to the 5 whistle commands.

    Standards: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.


    The basic golf skills including Aim, Grip, Ball position, Stance, and Swing will be covered.

    Standards: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.

    Fitnessgram Testing

    Students will be tested on five components of physical fitness using state testing procedures. The following components will be tested: Cardiorespiratory Endurance, Abdominal, Upper Body, Flexibility and Body Composition.  The Fitnessgram test is the state adopted fitness tool.

    Standards: 1, 2, 4.


    Game Rules and Basic Skills will be covered. Students will learn the two grips, as well as different serve and volley techniques.

    Standards: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.


    Game Rules and Basic Fundamentals such as dribbling, passing, shooting, and defense will be taught. As student’s skill levels progress we will move into team play.

    Standards:1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.

    All Units will last approximately 3 weeks.