Study Guide for Final Exam

The Physical Education final exam will be Monday December 11th.

1 – HEART FACT – ARTERIES, VEINS AND CAPILLARIES ARE THE TUBES BY WHICH BLOOD MOVES THROUGH THE BODY.

2 – HEART FACT – ARTERIES TAKE BLOOD AWAY FROM THE HEART TO THE BODY’S MUSCLES AND ORGANS.

3 – HEART FACT – THE HEART IS A STRONG MUSCLE APPROXIMATELY THE SIZE OF A FIST.

4 – HEART FACT – THE LUNGS EXPAND AS YOU INHALE AND CONTRACT AS YOU EXHALE.

5 – HEART FACT – CHOLESTEROL IS A STICKY SUBSTANCE THAT LINES THE HEART VESSEL WALL CAUSING A DISEASE CALLED ARTERIOSCLEROSIS.

6 – HEART FACT – VEINS BRING BLOOD BACK TO THE HEART FROM THE BODY’S MUSCLES AND ORGANS.

7 – HEART FACT – THERE ARE 4 CHAMBERS THAT DIVIDE THE HEART: RIGHT AND LEFT ATRIUM AND RIGHT AND LEFT VENTRICLE.

8 – HEART FACT – YOUR PLATE SHOULD BE AS COLORFUL AS POSSIBLE TO INSURE YOU ARE GETTING A VARIETY OF NUTRIENTS AND VITAMINS.

Make a Donation and Create a Nation of Healthier Kids!

Students, I’m really excited to be a volunteer this year for the American Heart Association as I lead our school to participate in the Great Replay event.  We ask the students to raise money to support the heart association’s research and education initiatives that save lives in our community. I have challenged our students to […]

Hoops For Heart Events

Our Physical Education department will be teaming up with the American Heart Association to host a Hoops For Heart event. We will be raising donations to give to the AHA. One way students can raise donations is by registering online. I have added a link at the bottom that will give you the information needed to go online and register. We will […]