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Lifetime Activities, Fitness, & Skills (LAFS)!

At Home Reinforcement:

  • All students should be practicing Overhand Throwing Pattern (OHTP), each day for a minimum of 15 minutes.
  • All students should use OHTP while participating in an activity/game.
    • Kindergarten: Hula Hoop Target Throwing
    • 1st-2nd Grade: Po'ia Target Throwing I
    • 3rd-4th Grade: Gone Fishing II
    • 5th-6th Grade: Po'ia Target Throwing II

    *Suggested activities are located under Instructional Sequences at http://www.mauikinesiology.com


At the elementary level focus should be on the development of fundamental locomotor, nonlocomotor, and manipulative skills; movement framework; fundamental motor patterns.

This course is designed to teach all learners the skills necessary to be successful in a variety of activities; expose students to a variety of different and unique activities; teach the components of fitness, health-related concepts; practice proper fitness techniques; and much more.

This course is all-encompassing.

*Students should be participating in a minimum of 150 minutes per week of structured Kinesiology/LAFS and activity time.

Go back to Maui Kinesiology to locate the following information: Aquatics, Curriculum & Instruction, Instructional Sequences, Quizzes & Tests, Advocacy, Practice & Learn, Assessments, Rubrics, Women in Sports, Extra Credit, Olympics, Resources & Links, Clubs & Special Programs, Parent Letter, and Vita.