At Pearson's Corner, physical
education is an important part of each student's development and
well-being. The physical education specialist and classroom teacher join
together to improve the students' fitness levels and skill development.
More importantly, students are taught the benefits of regular
exercise/activity. Such programs as the school running program,
the Way to Fitness,
the after school program,
Life", and Conditioning Day, help the students evaluate their own
Wellness Day is a program where each grade
focuses on a different component of wellness. The students enjoy guest
speakers and participate in a physical activity benefiting the community.
K and First grade students participate in a
while second, third, fourth, and fifth grade students participate in
Jump Rope For Heart. The goals are for the students to
enjoy moving, to be successful in skill learning and to develop a positive
self-concept as they learn and move.