8th Grade Students 2020-2021 Peer Buddies
If you are going to be in 8th grade during the 2020-21 then this announcement is for you.
Next school year, you have the opportunity to be part of the Granger Middle School’s PE Peer Buddies program. The Peer Buddies physical education class is a modified physical education class, which will replace your regular education physical education class, next school year when you are in 8th grade.
The PE Peer Buddies program connects students from general education with students from our special education program in this adapted PE class. During this inclusive class, all students will engage in fun active PE skills/games together. You will serve as a role model, while developing leadership and team building skills. You will be paired with a student each week who will have various physical, learning or social needs. You are still required to dress and participate daily in all activities, while working with your assigned peer.
If you want to apply to be a PE Peer Buddy, you ARE REQUIRED to submit an application which you will complete on our google classroom. The peer buddies google classroom code is: ejy45fs. Applications are due by Friday, February 7th. No applications will be accepted after 2/7/2020
Please note: Class size is limited, students will be notified if they are selected to be in the program by the end of the school year. Students who are enrolled in chorus cannot apply for peer buddies, due to scheduling conflicts.