P.E. C.A.R.E.S. Bowling Field Trip!

On Friday, December 16 the fourth graders from Mr. Kooikers class got to head to Hudsonville Lanes for winning the P.E. C.A.R.E.S. food drive contest.  The fourth graders got to bowl two games, and had so much fun.  Thanks to Hudsonville Lanes for supporting our food drive cause and allowing us to go bowling for free.  Thanks again to all of our GT families for making the food drive a success.

P.S. Thanks to the Hilaski Family for bringing in pizza to share with Mr. K’s fourth graders.  It was super good!

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PE CARES

We are so proud of our students and their families in how they help our Hudsonville Community!  GT students donated 2,653 items for LOVE INC.  The class that donated the most items was Mr. Kooikers 4th grade!!  They donated 392 items!!  They will each get a PE CARES t-shirt and a bowling trip to Hudsonville Lanes!!

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Nutrition and PE CARES

We are in the middle of our Nutrition month and discussing the 5 food groups and what we need to do to keep our bodies healthy!  We are also bringing in lots of food to help with PE CARES (collecting and regiving essential supplies).  K classes continue to work on underhand throw.  Here are a few pictures!

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Turkey Trot Winners

Just wanted to let you all know that we had some students from Georgetown that placed 1st, 2nd, or 3rd at the Turkey Trot!!  Here is the list:

K – Brooklyn Smies

2nd gr. – Alex Armstrong, Carter Beckham, Elise Matwiejczyk

3rd gr. – Hunter Rose

4th gr. – Cadence Williams, Cole Williams, Lexi Armstrong

5th gr. – Kendall Aikens

Middle/High School – Riley Vansprange

Way to go!!!!!!

Turkey Trot 2016

What a GREAT night for the Turkey Trot!!!!  The weather was beautiful and we had over 1000 students there with their families running the race.  Thank you SO much to ALL our volunteers and sponsors! What a great way for the community to all come together and support our kids  🙂  Here are a few pictures :

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Turkey Trot 2016

Tuesday, October 25 is the big day!!!!  If you registered your child for the race, they should have brought their race bag and shirt home yesterday 🙂  Please make sure on the day of the race, the bib number is pinned to the outside of whatever they are wearing.  We need to be able to see the bib color as they finish.  Thanks for all your help with this!

Please dress for the weather and we will see you at the race!!!!

Turkey MON Trot 2016!

Turkey MON Trot, yes that is right MON!  The Turkey Trot race has been hit by the Pokemon phenomena.  To see  a picture of the turkey this year, click on the link.  turkey-trot-16-04

Race registration will be coming home Friday, Sept. 23.  Forms are due back to us by Oct. 7 to ensure a race bag and t-shirt.  Here is a link to the registration form,  turkeytrotentry16

 

Welcome Back!!!

We can not wait to see all of you again in PE for the upcoming school year!!!  Don’t forget to bring your PE shoes on the very first day of school so you can keep them in your locker and be prepared to come to the gym.  Remember, they do not have to be new…just clean and the right size!!  See you soon!   Mrs. Nienhuis and Mrs. VanKoevering