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Empowering Elementary School Children to Live Healthier Lives

About the Program:

A Unique Resource

Healthy Buddies™ is…

  • a teacher guided, student-facilitated program
  • an early intervention resource beginning in kindergarten, continuing through grade 7
  • comprised of 21 folders; one weekly lesson for intermediate students who then lead their younger buddies in a primary lesson
  • a highly visual and engaging resource
  • a complete package
  • based on learning outcomes in Visual Arts, Health and Career Education, English Language Arts, and Physical Education
  • developed by doctors and educators; based upon current medical research and best teaching practices
  • accompanied by a comprehensive training DVD
  • a powerful tool to address Social Responsibility.

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More information can also be found on the BC Children's Hospital website.

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