Physical Education

At Eccleston Elementary, the Physical Education Teacher:

  • Teaches students locomotor skills (running, jumping, hopping, skipping, sliding)
  • Teaches students manipulative skills (throwing, catching, kicking, striking, dribbling)
  • Teaches students four components of physical fitness (flexibility, cardiorespiratory, muscle strength, muscle endurance)
  • Teaches students nutrition
  • Teaches students the knowledge, skills and confidence to participate in health enhancing physical activity throughout their lives


    Tina Graham-Hinson, Physical Education Instructor