193 Using CrossFit to Achieve the K-12 National Physical Education Standards

Wednesday, March 18, 2015: 1:30 PM-2:45 PM
Convention Center: 3B
Physical Education: K-12 Standards-Based Instruction in Physical Education (includes Dance in PE)
Intended Audience: K-12, Post Secondary Student
Speaker: Benjamin A. Sibley, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC
This program will describe the basics of CrossFit and how it can help children successfully achieve the SHAPE America K-12 National Physical Education Standards. Teaching progressions, kid-friendly workouts, and fitness-based games from the CrossFit Kids program will be demonstrated, and resources for implementing CrossFit in school PE programs will be presented. Lastly, success stories from PE teachers who have implemented CrossFit in their schools, at both the elementary and high school levels, will be shared.
  • CrossFit in Schools.pdf (8.7 MB)
  • CrossFit Grade Level Outcomes.pdf (96.0 kB)
  • CrossFit in Schools Summary Table.pdf (105.2 kB)
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