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Analyzing why middle school PE is harder than PE 9

Analyzing why middle school PE is harder than PE 9

Roshan Fernandez

February 8, 2017

he transition between middle school and high school was difficult for many students, including complications such as switching friend groups, learning to cope with a more competitive environment, and having the freedom to choose courses. Classes suddenly became more challenging, school work became more ti...

Analyzing the benefits and drawbacks of weight training

Analyzing the benefits and drawbacks of weight training

Roshan Fernandez

September 30, 2016

Physical education teacher Jeffrey Thomas sees one defining factor in weight training — its impact on someone’s body. “You can really metamorphosize both how you look and how you feel about yourself,” Thomas said. “Unlike the other PE classes, you can see the visible results of your work ...