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Good morning boys and girls, I was so impressed with your hard work and determination during Sports Day yesterday! I really enjoyed seeing all of you having fun and learning at home. Please see below for the Week 2 PowerPoint with instructions for each day. Fitness Fortnight - Week 2 (FINAL) Have fun and remember ... Continue reading Fitness Fortnight - Week 2 →

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Hi everyone! We hope that you are all enjoying Fitness Fortnight. Remember today is our Virtual Sports Day so we'd love to see you getting involved in the wonderful activities that Mr Tenant has planned. Remember to log on to your online accounts and see what activities that your teacher has set up for you. ... Continue reading A Message for P3 →

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Happy Friday! Welcome to the last day of Fitness Fortnight week 1. We've been so impressed by how enthusiastic you've all been and the amazing level of participation on Twitter. Keep up the hard work! Today I am challenging you to revise your knowledge of pattern. Below are three sequences of shapes. I'd like you ... Continue reading Miss Blyth's Daily Challenge →

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Morning everyone! I hope you're all having fun completing your Fitness Fortnight activities! Today's PE challenge looks like a great one and can be found here: https://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/wl/simpsonps/2020/05/21/pe-daily-challenge-day-17/ I've got a little art challenge for you to try today. Choose an object in your house like a teddy or bottle. Split your paper into four rectangles. ... Continue reading P3 Miss Blyth's Daily Challenge →

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Remember you can log any and all activity you do during Fitness Fortnight on Travel to Tokyo

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For those of you who missed it here is the Q and A session we have just had as a school with Nicky Devlin who plays for Livingston FC.

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I'll be posting a daily challenge here and on my twitter account @missblyth1. It is not compulsory - just for a little bit of fun and variety! If you complete any of the challenges, you can tweet them to me @missblyth1 (remember not to name your child if they are in the picture) or comment ... Continue reading P3 Daily Challenge →

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Morning everyone, 3 more assignments today as you continue to learn across the curriculum through PE. I look forward to seeing your attempts at the daily challenge video posted above too! Remember to check out @Tennant_PE at 11am for our Q and A with Livingston player Nicky Devlin. If you have any questions you would ... Continue reading Fitness Fortnight - Day 3 →

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Day 16! Today's challenges is from @SarahInglis5 who this year ran the 3rd fastest half marathon of all time in . Miss Inglis is a Scottish 1500m champion & selected for the GB team for the world half marathon championships in October! Now looking to qualify for Tokyo Olympics. Let us know through the comments ... Continue reading Fitness Fortnight - Daily Challenge →

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What a start to fitness fortnight yesterday @SimpsonPrimary. We had 407 assignments submitted, hundreds of pictures shared and 468 hours logged on #TravelToTokyo @GetSetCommunity. Please remember all tasks and resources for P1-P3 this week are on the PowerPoint shared yesterday. Today we will continue developing our literacy, numeracy, personal and PE skills through HWB & PE. ... Continue reading Fitness Fortnight - Day 2 →

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Day 15 - It's a TAKEOVER! Your next challenge comes from @keagsojac7 of @LiviFCOfficial. You will need 5 pairs of rolled up socks, a helper & a target 5 steps away. Have your helper throw you the "balls" 1 at a team, control the ball in the air & then kick into your target.

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Good morning everyone, please watch the video below and then access the PowerPoint for detailed instructions on Fitness Fortnight Week 1. I hope you enjoy the tasks over the next week and all class teachers and I will be available throughout if you need any help P1-P3 Fitness Fortnight Guide (FINAL) Task 8 - ... Continue reading Fitness Fortnight - Week 1 →