• DECEMBER HAPPENINGS!

     We are starting a Lacrosse unit. Lacrosse is the fastest growing sport in America! It was first played by the Native Americans. There is so much to learn about this fast paced game. 

    • 4 Dec 2019
  • October Events!

    October was a fun! We played hockey and learned 15 new bones!

     Ask your student to show you what bones they learned about!

    Cranium, clavicle, humerus, sternum, ribs, radius, ulna, pelvis, femur, tibia, fibula, patella, phallanges (hands and feet), vertebrae.

    • 6 Nov 2019
  • Welcome Back!

    I hope everyone had a fun and active summer! I can't wait to hear about all the adventures kids had. My family was busy camping, fishing, running, biking and swimming.

    • 26 Aug 2019
  • May Happenings!

    In the month of May we will be doing a Volleyball unit! The kids are having a lot of fun and finding success in this new skill. Next week we will be setting up the nets and practicing the skills we have been learning. 

    • 3 May 2019
  • What's Happening in February?

    February is all about Heart Health. We will be focusing on the importance of a strong Healthy Heart this month. 

    • 7 Feb 2019
  • Golf Unit Coming this Month!

    We are going to be starting our Golf Unit this month! Check out the Ploetz P.I. Newsletter for more information on this fantastic unit. The Issaquah Schools Foundation awarded our district the money for this incredible traveling unit. 

    • 2 Jan 2019
  • PE Happenings in December!

    We have started our Gymnastics unit! The students are all having so much fun with this new unit. This unit only comes to Discovery every 2 years. Our focus on this unit is balance, coordination, and building strength. Ask you student what they have learned so far!

    • 28 Nov 2018
  • What's Happening in October?!

    Hello and happy Fall! October is going to be fun! The week of 10/15 we will be starting a football unit. This is new to Discovery and the kids have been asking to play football. We will focus on catching, throwing, flag pulling (dodging & chasing) and rules of the game! 

    • 11 Oct 2018
  • Welcome Back to Discovery!

    I am so excited to be back for another year at Discovery! This year in P.E. we have some fun things happening. We will have our gymnastics unit again starting in November! This is a great way to work on balance and strength. I can't wait to get to know your students better in the 2018-2019 school year!

    • 12 Sep 2018
  • How my Family Exercises

    I will be collecting pictures from students showing how their family is active together! Please email me your picture for the new bulletin board. Thanks!

    • 28 Feb 2018
  • New Fitness Log!

    Check out the February Fitness Log and get active with your family! 

    • 1 Feb 2018
  • SOCCER!!

    We have started our Soccer unit! The kids are having a great time and getting a good workout at the same time. Be sure to ask them about their experience with soccer especially if it is their first time playing! 

    • 23 Jan 2018
  • Update!

    We have started our FitnessGram Fitness Testing! The kids are doing AMAZING and pushing themselves so hard! It's so fun to watch them be successful and reach their goals!

    • 10 Jan 2018
  • Kicking off 2018!

    To start off the year we will be completing a soccer unit! Check out the Ploetz P.I. for all the information about what's happening at Discovery PE! 

    • 2 Jan 2018
  • Scooter Fun!

    We are going to be starting our Scooter unit! The students love this unit and get fit while having fun! Be sure to ask them what fun games they played. 

    • 30 Nov 2017
  • Welcome Back!

    Mrs. Ploetz is back from her two year leave! Posted later this month will be the first Fitness Calendar and Ploetz P.i. (the monthly PE newsletter! Mr. Leeland and I are super excited for our year of fun and learning with your students!                                                                                    

                                                                                   

    • 1 Sep 2017
  • January 2012

    Hello everyone and happy 2012! The January fitness calendar will be posted by the end of this week. Extras will be in the gym if students need one. Thank you for your patience.

    • 3 Jan 2012
  • December 1, 2011

    The new December fitness calendar and December Hardin Herald is available to download.

    • 30 Nov 2011
  • November 14-23, 2011

    We are starting a new unit; SCOOTERS! This will be very fun for the kids and an excellent workout!

    This is a friendly reminder to please make sure your student has proper footwear for PE. No boots (especially UGGs) or slip ons. They are not safe and can cause your child harm in PE. If they need to bring a pair of shoes to change into for PE please make sure they do so. If they do not have proper footwear they will be…

    • 14 Nov 2011
  • PE Homework

    Please make sure your student completes the Nutrition worksheet that was handed out this week. It's important to talk with your children about the importance of a healthy diet!

    • 9 Nov 2011
  • November 7-11

    We will be playing games from Around the World this week to honor diversity at Discovery Elementary!

    • 3 Nov 2011
  • October 24th News

    Today we are starting a new 2 week Unit: Jump Roping!

    October Fitness Calendars are due next MONDAY! If you need a new one please download it from this website.

    • 24 Oct 2011