UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

 HHP Physical Education Academy, homeschool class

Health and Physical Education

Physical Education Academy

The Physical Education Movement Academy provides children in River Falls and the surrounding area with quality physical education. It's staffed by students majoring in Health and Physical Education and includes lesson plansand supervised instruction from UW-River Falls faculty. Participants will be introduced to activities that are designed to help improve motor skills and fitness levels, as well as to develop positive social behaviors. The Physical Education Movement Academy Program is a planned instructional progra, that provides standards-based physical education lessons that focus on health-related physical fitness, skill development, safety, and positive social interactions. Activities include locomotor and non-locomotor skills, hula hoops, beanbags, scarves, catching and throwing, and parachute. 

 

Dates:

September 18th - Registration Day for parents/first class for students

October 2nd

October 16th

October 30th

November 6th

November 13th

November 27th

 

Times by Grade:

(4k-1st & 2nd-5th meet at the same time but in separate halves of the gym)

Grades 4k-1st: 11am-11:30am

Grades 2nd-5th:  11am-11:30am

Grades 6th-12th: 11:30am-12:15pm (PE) & 12:30pm-1:30pm (Health)   *bring a lunch

 

Cost for 7 sessions:
$20 for one student 
$10 per additional sibling

 

Location: Falcon Center on UW-River Falls Campus.  Families coming for the Physical Education classes will meet in room 151.  6th-12th Health classes will meet in room 152.

 

Registration Day:  Tuesday, September 18th, 11-11:30am.  Homeschool parents and student will meet in room 151 of the Falcon Center.   Parents will attend an informational meeting while 4K-5th grade children participate in a meet and greet lesson with UWRF students.  Program details and protocols will be discussed during the parent meeting.  Required medical, liability and media release forms will be completed and turned in along with the family's payment.  Please bring cash or check made out to UWRF HPE Club.

 

Parking: The parking lot at Falcon Center (P lot) is a pre-pay lot, by spot. You can pay cash/coin or credit card. The rate is $1 per hour. 

 

Additional Information:  We are in partnership with Brick House Music in River Falls and the Falcon Center Recreation Department.  Additional offerings for elementary students from 11:30am-1:30pm are being explored, additional information to come.

 

Contact:

Kristen Csiacsek, Academy Director

kristen.csiacsek@uwrf.edu

715-425-4836

 

Questions?

Contact 
Morgan Wilson, Student Coordinator
Kristen Csiacsek,  Academy Director
 

Forms

The following forms need to be completed before students will be allowed to participate in the Physical Education Academy:

Program Requirements

  • Students need to wear tennis shoes and athletic clothing.
  • Students need to be picked up promptly when their class ends.
  • All forms are to be completed and submitted the first day of class.
  • It's recommended that students bring a water bottle with their name on the side.
  • Parking is located in the Q lot area next to North Hall. To park, you must pay a small fee per hour.
  • A waiting list will be established after the first 25 students are admitted to the program.
  • Fees are $15 per student and $5 for each additional sibling. Please make checks out to the UWRF Health and Physical Education Club.