Monthly Archives: April 2015

Students are moving to music in physical education.

Students are learning many traditional dances in physical education this week. We have tried the Bunny Hop, Hawaiian Roller Coaster Ride, Conga Lines to the Cotten Eyed Joe.  As May 1st approaches we are trying out the Maypole Dance and … Continue reading

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Lewis Garden Fair Fun

The Lewis Garden Fair provided a chance for more young people to get a ukulele in their hands and see what it is like to play. Thanks for parents Rebekah and her friend Anne with Husband the kids took part … Continue reading

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Ukulele matching donation from PTA and Portland Ukulele Player/Friend.

These are photos from ukulele club making music on April 22nd, 2015. Come join us at the Garden Fair on Saturday at 11:00 am for a jam session.

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Today, Tuesday April 14th, we had a guest physical education teacher visit.

Teacher Debbie from Richmond School visited the morning classes and taught us how to say hello in Japanese. She said it is “ohayo” and sounded like Ohio. Teacher Debbie  gave us ideas about how she makes variations on the games … Continue reading

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Second ukulele practice

Wednesday after school we had our second ukulele practice. This included even more students. We are up to about 25 students strumming along to the music. We had more kids than instruments but used tennis rackets to teach how to … Continue reading

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Ping Pong Paddle Design Progect Update

The Goal of the Ping Paddle Designs in time for Art Night.  This weekend we were given a couple pieces of wood from The Joinery Furniture Store.  I look forward to taking the wood into school to add to handles … Continue reading

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Ukulele’s used to help children in the hospital.

One of our parents from Mrs. Logue’s class sent me this link on ukulele’s used with children at the hospital. This video is a nice tribute to people using ukuleles to make life a little better for others. Thank you … Continue reading

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Ukulele Club’s first after-school in the garden session.

There was lots of interest in the ukulele club that began meeting after school yesterday. We will continue to meet on Wednesdays in the garden from 3:15 to 3:45 for the month of April. Would love to have adult helpers … Continue reading

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Another Marathon Finisher

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Photos from Room 3 in PE on Tuesday

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