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About pe4lewis

Teaching k-8 physical education at Creative Science School. Where children children learn with a Constructive Theory of Education. Previously I was at Lewis and my site is being updated. Follow me on Twitter at GymJumpRun.

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

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Health Quote from Mark Twain

– A health quote from Mark Twain. “The only way to keep your health is to eat what you don’t want, drink what you don’t like and do what you’d rather not. ”  

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It doesn’t cost a thing to make somone’s day.

Eastwind Thought of the Day – Ten seconds. The other day, I was walking out to my car in our office parking garage and I noticed that the parking attendant had some hand-drawn artwork taped up on the walls inside … Continue reading

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Hike for young families

This last weekend I enjoyed the Wildood Trail on Mt Hood.  This trail head is only 15 minutes beyond Sandy and offers wonderful trails and is both kid friendly and informative.  Here is a link for more information.

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Free 5k Run June 25th / Laughing Planet Cafe

Laughing Planet is hosting a 5k Fun Run benefiting Neighbors for Clean Air on June 25th; kids run free and the $20 entry for adults includes a shirt and proceeds go to the non-profit. There is also a family friendly … Continue reading

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Pictures from PTA Event

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In PE the 5th graders are practicing the game Pipe Fitters where they attempt to get a ball to travel through only two tubes to the goal distant.

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Just a few photos from the week

A little painting with lightWe tried a new App for tracking our distance and created patterns on STRAVA. Oh that is it for now as I am having a little trouble uploading more photos.

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Last day with my Student Teacher

My last day with my Student Teacher from Woodstock School.  Ms. Krill has been working at Woodstock while getting her PE Endorsement.  She has been spending time in my classes this spring and finished her last day today.  I will … Continue reading

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Using Strava in PE to track exercise

Excited today because I shared my favorite iPhone/iPad app with students, the Strava app that tracks your exercise. After your walk/run the app generates a map that indicates your distance traveled and mile-per-hour pace.   The students love looking … Continue reading

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