Leicester Primary School: PE & Health News

Upcoming PE and Health Events:

Kids Heart Challenge Penny Drive:  February 11-15

Jump Rope Challenge (Grade 2):  starts in February

Families in Physical Education:  April 1-5

5th Annual Leicester Wellness Fair:  April 4, 5-7pm at Primary School



             

KIDS HEART CHALLENGE


3rd Annual JUMP ROPE CHALLENGE 2019

Second grade students are challenged to be active at school and at home and practice rope jumping tricks for the Jump Rope Challenge!  For the months of February and March, second graders can borrow (optional) a jump rope from Mrs. Woods to take home!

There will be Jump Rope Tricks each week introduced in PE that students could practice at home!


FAMILIES IN PE

We are excited to announce our annual Families in PE Week April 1-5!  Adult family and friends are invited to come experience how movement impacts learning and provides our children with lifelong fitness and wellness skills!  Please don't forget to wear your sneakers and come ready to move and have some fun! We hope you can join us with your child's regularly scheduled PE class!  Visitors can participate in their child’s regularly scheduled PE class!  We can’t wait for your visit!


Families in PE Schedule:

Monday, April 1: 9:10-9:50 (Beaudry), 9:50-10:30 (Whittemore)

Wednesday, April 3: 12:40-1:20 (Giguere)

Thursday, April 4: 9:10-9:50 (McCance), 9:50-10:30 (Baker), 11:10-11:50 (Carroll),

12:40-1:20 (Gagnon), 1:25-2:05 (Barlow), 2:05-2:45 (Randell)

Friday, April 5: 9:10-9:50 (Curci), 10:30-11:10 (Mueller), 11:10-11:50 (Tibbetts),

12:40-1:20 (Larson), 1:25-2:05 (Armington), 2:05-2:45 (Gallant)


February

#1 Healthy Tip of the Month

Review and Follow

Winter Safety Tips

Read more about what to wear, ice skating safety, sledding safety, and other winter activities below...

https://www.healthychildren.org/English/news/Pages/Winter-Safety.aspx

#2 Healthy Tip of the Month

Be Active!

Take care of your heart by getting at least

60 minutes

of moderate-to-vigorous intensity aerobic activity

every day!