This course is designed to provide students the opportunity to develop basketball specific skills, knowledge and leadership behaviours that contribute to a student’s athletic, personal, social, and academic success. Using the sport of basketball, our students will engage in numerous basketball activities that will provide them an opportunity to develop leadership skills in the area(s) of character development, cooperation, teamwork, and how to positively deal with adversity (both on & off the court). This course also provides students an opportunity to become comfortable in a high school learning environment.
This course furthers students' Physical Education abilities while enhancing their leadership skills. It involves a blend of physical activities and some classroom learning. The class will plan and implement fun school-wide events. Students who enjoy being active and want to become even better leaders are most ideally suited to this course.