• Outdoor Team Activities Syllabus


    Teacher:  Mr. Jerry Curby MA,CSCS

    Phone: 439-4320 *1382

    Email: jerry.curby@hillsdaleschools.org


    Mens sana in compore sano!  -A sound mind in a sound body!


    Course Description



    Outdoor Team Activities class will providestudents with instruction and an opportunity to develop skill and competitiveability in a wide variety of team sports and group activities.  Students are expected to gain a working understandingof the rules and strategies in an assortment of competitive activities andenhance their individual skills. Students will also be asked to officiate these sports from time to time.Students will also be expected to enhance their level of fitness andconditioning through regular fitness training throughout the nine-week course.  Students will have the opportunity toofficiate games from time to time.


    Students will be required to change intoappropriate attire daily and participate in all activities to the best of theirability.  Teamwork, sportsmanship and apositive attitude will be essential for success in this class.


    Grading will be assessed upon the following criteria:

    Participation    70%


    Knowledge/Improvement      30%    


    Missedparticipation time due to excused absence must be made up to avoid reduction inclass points.


    Students must be prepared for the differentweather conditions.  Students should alsobring a lock to secure their belongings during class.  Please report any injuries to Mr. Curby assoon as possible.  Inappropriate orunsafe behavior, bullying or taunting will not be tolerated.


    Parents may contact Mr. Curby at 439-4320*232

    or email jcurby@hillsdaleschools.org

    Below is a list of some of the units thatwill be covered in Outdoor Team Activities:


    Strength Training


    Flag or Touch Football






    Ultimate Frisbee


    Beach Volleyball




    Field Hockey



    *Some activities will take place offcampus.  An off campus travel waiver mustbe returned with an appropriate parent/guardian signature prior to a studentbeing allowed to travel with the class.