Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Gobble, Gobble, Gobble!!  The annual Pine Glen Turkey Trot is approaching!





When:  Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 9:00
Where:  1 lap run around the school; start and finish in front of school
Who: 3rd, 4th and 5th graders

Parents are welcome to come down and cheer on the runners!
 This fun run is weather permitting

In the spirit of helping others on Thanksgiving, we are asking, if possible, that all students (runners and non runners) kindly bring in an item for the Burlington Food Pantry. The following is a list of recommended non perishable items for the Burlington Food Pantry:

  • 100% juice boxes
  • 100%juice in cans and plastic containers ( no glass please)
  • baked beans
  • canned beef stew
  • canned broth; chicken and beef
  • canned chicken or turkey
  • canned fruits, regular and no sugar added
  • canned ham or roast beef
  • canned or jarred spaghetti sauce
  • canned soups
  • canned tomatoes; diced,whole, pureed
  • canned tuna fish
  • canned vegetables
  • cold cereal
  • coffee, hot chocolate, tea
  • cookies, crackers
  • jelly
  • ketchup
  • macaroni and cheese
  • mayo
  • mustard
  • oatmeal; instant and quick
  • pancake syrup
  • peanut butter
  • shelf stable milk 1%

Thanks for your support and hope to see you there!

Thursday, November 5, 2015

November Happenings in P.E.



                                        



November's unit for grades 3-4-5 is Football.  We are practicing throwing and catching the football and putting these skills into games.  Grades 1-2 are playing seasonal games practicing chasing and fleeing safely in open space.

Football Quiz

1. The proper grip is called a ...............
2. The fingertips are placed on the ................ 
3. When throwing a ball, step with the opposite..............
4. When thrown properly, the football will travel through the air as a ............
5. When catching a football above the waist, the hands come together to form a ...................


Word Bank


                        laces            diamond                C grip              foot                      spiral           





October
~ November 2015 ~
Sun
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
1
family  walk
2
jog 5 minutes
3
10 burpees
4
15 second plank hold
5
20 mountain climbers
6
throw and catch with a friend
7
jump rope for 25 times
8
family game
9
jog 6  minutes
10
25 jumping jacks
11
5 inch worm push ups
12
12 burpees
13
15 ski jumps
14
bear walks
15
family walk
16
high knees 20 times
17
galloping 25 times
18
skipping 30 times
19
free choice
20
crab walk
21
30 mountain climbers
22
family walk
23
jog 7 minutes
24
10 push ups
25
run a turkey trot
26
run a turkey trot
27
family walk
28
jump rope for 35 times
29
10 inchworm pushups
30
free choice
Notes: Children need 60 minutes of physical activity every day.  Try to do as many of these as you can.  Good luck!
M

Fall mile run

Many thanks to the fabulous 5th graders Brian Conlon and Catalina Grossman who produced 
these videos!  You both did an amazing job!





5th grade

video

3rd grade
video

1st grade
video

2nd grade
video
                             
                                                                         4th grade

video