Topic outline



    The Greenvale Physical Education program is designed to introduce students to knowledge, skills and concepts that will help them to not only understand their own bodies but to engage in activities that will keep them healthy for a lifetime.  

    Incorporating a sport education curriculum with elements of a skills-based curriculum, the students at Greenvale exit each physical education class with the confidence to BE ACTIVE and HEALTHY!!


    Mr. Kevin Power |
    Mr. Octavio Bernabo |

  • Parents as Partners

    It is a privilege for us to work with you and your child this coming school year.  We are committed to ensuring that each and every child develops his/her potential in not only the physical skills, but also the cognitive and social skills as well.  The physical education curriculum at Greenvale is designed to provide challenging, engaging and developmentally appropriate learning opportunities that are aligned with both state and national standards for physical education.
    Parents as Partners
    By clicking on the above image, you will be able to gain an overview of how important your role is to us as teachers, but even more importantly, to your child's success.  From discussing physical education and activity with your child at home to ensuring that they wear their court shoes to class, your are valuable to their interest and attitude toward physical education.  Please know that we are always open and available to communicate with you.  We are always a phone call or email away.  
    • NYS Learning Standards

      Physical Education Learning Standards

      Standard 1:  Personal Health and Fitness

      Students will have the necessary knowledge and skills to establish and maintain physical fitness, participate in physical activity, and maintain personal health.

      Standard 2:  A Safe and Healthy Environment

      Students will acquire the knowledge and ability necessary to create and maintain a safe and healthy environment.

      Standard 3:  Resource Management

      Students understand and be able to manage their personal and community resources.

      • Physical Education Program Overview

        Greenvale Physical Education Program

        Physical Fitness - resistance bands, agility ladder, slalom runs, medicine balls, power mats

        Soccer- dribbling, passing, trapping, throw-ins, goalie skills

        Football - passing, catching, hiking, hand-off, punting

        Jump rope / Circulatory System

        Gymnastics- tumbling, dual stunts, equipment skills

        Dance, Dance, Revolution

        Basketball - passing, dribbling, shooting

        Step Aerobics

        Line Dancing

        Volleyball - forearm pass, overhead pass,

        Circus Arts- plate spinning, juggling, balance activities

        Matball / Kickball