May 2013 | Staff Nutrition News
Making Better Beverage Choices
Healthy STUDENTS test better!
Standardized testing dates are coming up in April and May. Start preparing now by passing out the healthy breakfast handout to remind parents of proper nutrition and adequate sleep for testing.
Healthy Breakfast Ideas:
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Rethink your drink week
Every week is ReThink Your Drink Week, but the official one is coming up (May 6-10). View our ReThink Your Drink pages for ideas on how to prepare. posted 3-13-13
New Nutrition and Physical education materials! There is a new Resource Tub at your elementary school site full of nutrition education and physical activity promotion materials. Ask your Health Advocate or principal where the resource tub will be located. Read story for more information | Download materials list (pdf). posted 3-10-13
Healthy Party Ideas Leave the candy and sugary snacks out of the classroom and teach students and parents/caregivers about the importance of healthy snacks and being physically active. Healthy party resources.
New FITNESSGRAM Data 2011-12 FITNESSGRAM data for SFUSD students is now posted in our Get the Facts section. See how they did. posted 2-5-13
Attend a Food & Fitness Advisory Committee Meeting The vision of the Food and Fitness Advisory Committee (FFC) is that SFUSD students have healthy appetizing school food and regular physical activity; and know why these are important for their wellbeing, their ability to learn, and their environment. Attend a meeting and contribute to the revisions of the SFUSD Wellness Policy and more. Monthly meetings are from 3:30 to 5:00 PM and are open to the public. Find meeting dates, agendas and more.
Staff Healthy Food and Beverage Guidelines Choosing healthier food and beverage options begins in our workplace. Follow these guidelines for meetings and events including: fresh fruits and veggies, "spa water", and physical activity breaks. Questions? Contact Mark Elkin at (415) 242-2615 ext. 3217 or email@example.com.
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Know Families that Need Extra Support Dial 2-1-1 to access hundreds of community services, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week all in multiple languages. Visit theDial 211 website for more information.. posted 8-14-12