Day 178 (of 185) scheduling play w thanks to @laurapaiement & @jordanwitzel 

Day 178 (of 185) scheduling play 

I’ve mentioned in the past that sometimes life goes so fast I’ve scheduled boredom breaks – because it isn’t often that I have. Irving to do/don’t know what to do. 

I even irritate my kids on the few times they’ve complained about being boooooorrrred by responding “you’re lucky. Stop bragging”. 

I like boredom time because it’s a chance for the brain to do some processing and catch up on synthesizing and connecting thoughts. I also appreciate the times to “play” no matter what the age. Especially in the summer when kids enter a time of lack-of-structure and sometimes don’t know what to do when it hasn’t been scheduled for them.  

So a couple of schedules to share. 

From our district healthy living coordinator @laurapaiement some options for summer fun as a “recipe”:

From our friends at ParticipAction some more ideas connected to #Canada150:

https://www.participaction.com/en-ca/programs/participaction-150-play-list
Although, fair warning that a former student/football player I worked with mixed up what one of the suggestions was…..
globalnews.ca/news/3541634/news-blooper-global-calgary-anchors-lose-it-over-swinging-mistake/amp/
Always important to have fun!

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Educator in BCs Sunny Shuswap Pushing 'technologization' in education: blending technology and curriculum seamlessly. Advocate for better understanding of Anxiety in Education (and use of self-regulation) Utilizing ePortfolios & Descriptive Feedback
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