• Benefits of P.E. in School

    Physical Education Benefits are Broad & Powerful!  

    Physical education prepares children to be physically and mentally active, fit and healthy...for life.  Here are some of the many benefits children receive from a quality PE program offered at Ramirez Intermediate School:

    • Improved physical fitness
    • Skill and motor skills development
    • P.E. provides regular, healthful physical activity
    • Teaches self discipline
    • Facilitates development of student responsibility for health and fitness
    • Influence moral development, leadership, cooperation with others
    • Stress reduction – an outlet for releasing tension and anxiety
    • Strengthens peer relationships
    • Physical education can improve self-confidence and self-esteem
    • Respect - PE helps you respect your body, classmates and teammates
    • Experience in setting goals
    • Improved academics - The big bonus benefit!
     
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    For more information about P.E. visit A Movement for a Fit and Healthy America at: http://www.phitamerica.org/Benefits_of_P_E__in_School.htm#sthash.jltHwfNi.dpuf