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Your Healthy School Committee is pleased to be part of the International Day of Pink at Queenston School on April 12, 2017!
This is a day when people and communities around the world come together
to celebrate diversity, and raise awareness to stop all forms of
A very large number of students have ordered pink Queenston t-shirts to wear in support of the International Day of Pink. If you did not order a t-shirt, we encourage everyone to wear pink or their favourite bright color on April 12th.
Thank you from your Queenston Healthy School Committee!
March is Nutrition Month
Dietitians of Canada also has 12 featured recipes for this year’s Nutrition Month, which you will find here.
For even more delicious and healthy recipes, check out the Cookspiration website/app at http://www.cookspiration.com/.
Queenston Healthy School Committee Background.pdf
UPCOMING EVENTS: Calendar of health promotion events and activities coming soon!
School Lunch ideas:
is where children go to learn, play and develop skills that will
last them a lifetime. Well-nourished children are better able to pay
attention and learn in school. Help your children to be their best at
school by fueling their days with healthy food choices.
may be more likely to eat a lunch that they have been involved
in creating. Let your children choose some of the foods that will go
into their lunch bags. Plan or prepare school lunches together - make it
fun! (Dietitians of Canada)
Here are a few resources to engage your children in planning healthy lunches:
PHYSICAL HEALTH: Under construction
SAFETY AND INJURY PREVENTION HEALTH: Under construction
As part of the Healthy School Committee action plan for promoting health and well-being for our school community, here is a collection of useful family resources. Please click below.
Information and Resources for Families--Links.pdf
· Healthy School website (background info): http://www.gov.mb.ca/healthyschools/index.html
· Joint Consortium on School Health (background info): http://www.gov.mb.ca/healthyschools/jcsh.html
· **Becoming a healthy school-- 6 step process (tools): http://www.gov.mb.ca/healthyschools/becoming_healthy_school.html
· **U of Waterloo Healthy School Planner (online assessment tools): http://hsp.uwaterloo.ca/