Eastside Academic Studies


Physical Education and Dance Fitness

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Teacher: Vanita Johnson
Date/Time: Monday - 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Room: Youth Room
Department: PE and Health
DOE Number: 36.011
Grade Level: High School (9th-12th), Middle School (6th-8th)

Physical Education and Dance Fitness


Overall Structure:

It’s all about fitness, coordination, strength, nutrition, confidence and—most of all—fun!  As you may know, childhood obesity is at an all-time high and fitness is the key to eliminating this epidemic. In an effort to erase this wide-spread condition, we  are privileged to  have the opportunity to offer a physical education class with aerobic dance fitness.


Students will work towards meeting and exceeding standards for the Presidential Youth Physical Fitness and meeting course requirements for GDOE #36.011


Class Structure:


·       Students will engage in team building sports and games, exploring elements of floor exercise gymnastics, soccer, and frisbee.

·       Junior Jazzercise, kids have a blast working it out with new music mixes, high energy dance moves and fitness games created just for them.

·       Students will explore importance of healthy eating habits and nutrition

·       Field Day culmination where parents are invited to view skills and aerobic dance performance.


Evaluation: Students will be evaluated via rubric based on Georgia Department of Education Standards. GDOE Course #36.011


Equipment: Comfortable tennis shoes, athletic clothing that breathes, water



$45/month for 5 months

$214/semester, if paid at first class

Sibling Discount: 20% off for additional sibling

A $5 late fee, per week, will be charged for late payments

Payment by check, cash or PayPal: vjj324@yahoo.com

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