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About pe4CreativeScience

Teaching k-8 physical education at Creative Science School. This is a special focus school where children learn by doing. Previously I was at Lewis and my site is being updated. Follow me on Twitter at GymJumpRun.

Vernonia Marathon Race Recap – 2018

via Vernonia Marathon Race Recap – 2018

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Look at this beautiful display of staff.

Many thanks to our parent volunteer, Amy S.,  who created a gorgious display case with the names of all those who nurture the students of CSS. 

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Inclusion Video

I found this video online and wanted to share it with you.  This is made by the Cerebral Palsy Association and is well done.  It talks about how to be inclusive of students with disabilities and a curriculum that has … Continue reading

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Halloween Trivia

Tuesday Trivia – Halloween. by Mike Strobel Halloween can be traced back more than 2000 years to the Druids in Ireland, Britain and Northern Europe. The feast on October 31, the last day of the Celtic calendar, was a pagan … Continue reading

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Bring a water bottle to PE class and save a cup.

Save a tree and quench your thirst.  Remember the water bottle on PE days.  

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News Story | Bend seminar takes aim at obesity

On Friday the 13th of October, when students had the day off, many teacher like myself went to the SHAPE Conference in Bend, Oregon. I found the experience very inspiring.  I took workshops on dance that helped me feel more … Continue reading

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What happened this week in PE

Just a quick update on some of the happenings from the PE department at CSS.  Today, Friday, the 7th and 8th graders ran the mile run.  I am always so impressed how hard the kids push themselves to give their … Continue reading

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3-5th grade…What is happeing in PE this week?

  Football is a popular recess game at Creative Science School. There is intrigue and confusion over how the game is played. Many young kids think it is funny to bend over and toss the ball between their legs when … Continue reading

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Just Dance Songs this Week

Here is a song K-5 we are moving to this week in PE.  You don’t need a fancy TV or gaming device to move to these fun songs at home.  Just click on Youtube and type in a song title such as … Continue reading

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Race Preview: 2017 Miller Woods Give a Little 10k (McMinnville)

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