New Mexico - National PE Standards: Standards

Area: 
Standards
Policy Type: 
Regulation
Summary: 

State law addresses National Physical Education Standards as a guide for providing PE or includes a list of all National PE standards without mentioning the standards by name.

NMAC 6.29.9 Physical Education

CONTENT STANDARDS WITH BENCHMARKS AND PERFORMANCE STANDARDS FOR PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Content standard 1: Demonstrates competency in many movement forms and proficiency in a few movement forms

Content standard 2: Applies movement concepts and principles to the learning and development of motor skills

Content standard 3: Exhibits knowledge and ability to participate in a physically active lifestyle.

Content standard 4: Achieves and maintains a health-enhancing level of physical fitness

Content standard 5: Demonstrates responsible personal and social behavior in physical activity settings

Content standard 6: Demonstrates understanding and respect for differences among people in physical activity settings

Content standard 7: Understands that physical activity provides opportunities for enjoyment, challenge, self expression and social interaction

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