Mrs. Susie Schulte is the Bloomfield Elementary PE teacher. Physical education is an important part of developing a well-rounded student. In a time when health and fitness of American children have become a significant concern, it is time to examine the importance of getting young children physically active. The student who is sound in mind and body is better prepared to deal with the physical and mental stresses placed on them in our ever-changing society.
Students attend PE weekly for a 50-minute block. The most important aspect of PE is to show good sportsmanship at all times. Some of the highlights for PE are the Dodge Ball Tournament, Jump-a-thon Event, and the end of the year Track and Field Day. Both students and parents enjoy these events.
The following Indiana State Standards are used throughout the year:
Physical education at BES is much more than just playing a game. It provides students with life-long skills such as teamwork, caring attitude, positive competition skills, and enjoyment from being physically fit.