Monthly Archives: January 2015

Bubble RUN sign up now for discount

The Bubble Run is coming to Portland August 15th, Portland International Raceway at 9:00 am. If you sign up before Jan 30th you save 20 dollars. How Does This Go Down? Super Simple. Clad in white t-shirts, Participants run, walk, … Continue reading

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New bean bags donated !

Look at the fun bean bags that were donated for our use.  Each one has a unique design and a bean bag that is inserted into the mouth of the bag so that when they need washed the bean filled … Continue reading

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What is the single most important thing you can do for your health?

Great little film clip on the benefits of exercise.  Enjoy this short visual lecture! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUaInS6HIGo&app=desktop

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Motivating Daily Incidental Activity

If you are a Physical Education Teacher or an adult looking to get a Fitbit http://www.fitbit.com/?utm_campaign=NA_Fitbit_Brand_Alpha-Beta_Search&utm_source=bing&utm_medium=cpcor activity tracking monitor you might enjoy listen to this podcasts at https://thepegeek.com/2015/01/episode-22-motivating-daily-incidental-activity/

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Tagging up rule defined

I have found it difficult to explain the “tagging up” rule in kickball. For now students are wing sent back instead of calling them out. This is an attempt to create a learning experience that keeps them in the game. … Continue reading

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Miler’s Club has a Marathoner

Please congratulate Liam who ran a marathon worth of laps over the course of the school year.  If you also would like to walk or job with us after school on Tuesdays you are welcome to come out from 3-3:30. … Continue reading

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2 Rock climbers reach top of El Capitan

Students today practiced  bouldering after being inspired by a current event that made the news recently.  Click below to watch about this current event. https://video.search.yahoo.com/video/play;_ylt=A2KIo9SoPcFUf1cAaqn7w8QF;_ylu=X3oDMTByNDV2czA1BHNlYwNzcgRzbGsDdmlkBHZ0aWQDBGdwb3MDOQ–?p=cbs+new+on+climbing+el+capitan&vid=7a86ec653cf3234976ad997f3b8ff6f5&l=1%3A47&turl=http%3A%2F%2Fts1.mm.bing.net%2Fth%3Fid%3DUN.608014180954999248%26pid%3D15.1&rurl=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DFzCQucFne3I&tit=Historic+free-climb+of+Yosemite%26%2339%3Bs+El+Capitan&c=8&sigr=11bcspvd6&sigt=11gdgbd22&sigi=11re36s4s&age%5B0%5D=1421281903&fr2=p%3As%2Cv%3Av%2Cm%3Asa&hsimp=yhs-fullyhosted_011&hspart=iry&type=mcy_Mcyahoo_14_51_ff&tt=b

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New Bean Bags

Today was the first day of the monster face bean bag game.  The younger grades are working on the object control skill of “tossing.”  As student’s take aim at the hula hoop target they step forward with the left foot … Continue reading

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Kickball game modified with a box and bases.

This week we are adding bases to include all 3 plus the silly one called “Home.” This increases the complexity to the game and that makes me think of the about Abbot and Costello’s, Who is on First? I am sure … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

Welcome home!  I want to welcome you all back to our Lewis Family. The younger children will begin the new year playing Frogger a game that children have to navigate and flee from being tagged by children playing the part … Continue reading

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