1. Fact Sheets
The University of Calgary has produced a number of teaching tools and facts sheets which can be found here.
2. Heart Smart Kids™-BC & Yukon
Through the HeartSmart Kids™ program, teachers and health educators can build a heart-healthy community in their school or neighbourhood. The program uses a fun and effective approach to help students learn to make healthy choices that will guide them throughout their lives.
3. Screen Smart! is a classroom-based program for teachers and health professionals who work in schools settings. This initiative is designed to make students from kindergarten to grade 6 aware of how much time they spend in front of screens while encouraging them to choose healthy physical or recreational activities.
The program offers teachers with interactive, in-class activities for 5 to 10 days, encouraging students to participate in the Ultimate Screen Challenge. All family members are invited to participate. Click here to find the program in French or English.