Adelaide Hoodless Mental Health Awareness Week

Posted on Thursday, June 29, 2017


Target Age/Grades: K-8


Monday May 1, 2017 : CONNECT
Mannequin challenge: Classes were invited to pose (still frame) in kind and supportive poses while Intermediate students film.

Tuesday May 2, 2017: BE CREATIVE
Door decorating challenge (Mental Wellness Focus) for all classes: Mindfulness baskets to be won!

Wednesday May 3, 2017: LEARN
MindUp lessons provided to teachers.

Thursday May 4, 2017: TAKE NOTICE AND BE ACTIVE
Gage Park: Stations were held at Gage Park such as art, noticing nature, mindful movement, Jump Rope for Heart, etc.  Grade 7&8s leaders to support with younger grades.

AFTER SCHOOL: Real Men’s Cycling Group Presentation of bikes

Friday May 5, 2017: GIVE BACK
Staff and students were encouraged to wear green.
ASSEMBLY – The Health Action Committee shared their video and song to celebrate Mental Well Being and the Mannequin video was showcased.  Mindfulness Door Prizes were handed out to the winning classrooms!

Nominations for the Canada 150 Kindness Awards from Adelaide Hoodless July 1, 2017 event:

***Thank you all for your nominations and votes!



For more information contact:

Maria Marino – mamarino@hwdsb.on.ca


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