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Description:

The Steps to Health 4th Grade program is a garden and nutrition-based curriculum that integrates health education, science, social studies, math, and language arts for North Carolina 4th Graders. Steps to Health 4th Grade seeks to inspire students to plant, grow, and try a variety of vegetables in a school garden setting while learning about nutrition and physical activity.

Steps to Health 4th Grade brings together multiple facets of the school and community. The curriculum includes classroom-based lessons, taste tests, physical activity, hands-on garden experiences, and interclass challenges. Program success relies on the collaboration and leadership of a Nutrition Educator who provides 9 in-classroom sessions, a Garden Educator who provides 3 in-gardens sessions, and the Classroom Teacher who provides weekly supplemental activities.

Pre/post surveys are administered to the students and a parent feedback form is collected. Recipes and information on nutrition and physical activity are sent home to parents.

This is a closed classroom event if you would like information on this program or other programs please contact Shannon Coleman at shannon_coleman@ncsu.edu or 828-837-2210 ext 4.

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Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA Cherokee County Center 23 hours away
Description:

The Steps to Health 4th Grade program is a garden and nutrition-based curriculum that integrates health education, science, social studies, math, and language arts for North Carolina 4th Graders. Steps to Health 4th Grade seeks to inspire students to plant, grow, and try a variety of vegetables in a school garden setting while learning about nutrition and physical activity.

Steps to Health 4th Grade brings together multiple facets of the school and community. The curriculum includes classroom-based lessons, taste tests, physical activity, hands-on garden experiences, and interclass challenges. Program success relies on the collaboration and leadership of a Nutrition Educator who provides 9 in-classroom sessions, a Garden Educator who provides 3 in-gardens sessions, and the Classroom Teacher who provides weekly supplemental activities.

Pre/post surveys are administered to the students and a parent feedback form is collected. Recipes and information on nutrition and physical activity are sent home to parents.

This is a closed class if you would like to know more please contact Shannon Coleman, at 828-837-2210 ext. 4.

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Apr 24 Wed
Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA Cherokee County Center 3 days away
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Steps to Health’s 2nd Grade School program consists of 9 sessions that are designed to educate and inspire North Carolina children to eat smart. Hands-on activities, games, and physical activity are incorporated into each lesson. Each 30-45 minute lesson includes a taste test of either a snack that the student can make after school or a healthy meal that parents can make for dinner.

All participants are awarded a certificate of participation at the completion of the program. Recipes and nutrition and physical activity handouts are sent home to the parents. Evaluation of the lessons includes a pre and post survey, and feedback from parents and teachers.
This is a closed classroom event if you would like information on this program or other programs please contact Shannon Coleman at shannon_coleman@ncsu.edu or 828-837-2210 ext 4.

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Apr 26 Fri
Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA Cherokee County Center 6 days away
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The 1st Grade Students at Murphy Elementary will be using the NC 4-H Bees and Pollinators Pilot Curriculum. This 7 lesson curriculum will introduce the students to: Honey Bees and other Pollinators, Bee Bodies, Bee Homes, Honey Bee Behavior, Bee Habitats, Other Pollinators, and Bee Conservation.

This is a closed school activity.

To learn how your school can get involved please call Shannon Coleman, 828-837-2210 ext. 4.

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Apr 29 Mon
Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA Cherokee County Center 1 week away
Description:

The Steps to Health 4th Grade program is a garden and nutrition-based curriculum that integrates health education, science, social studies, math, and language arts for North Carolina 4th Graders. Steps to Health 4th Grade seeks to inspire students to plant, grow, and try a variety of vegetables in a school garden setting while learning about nutrition and physical activity.

Steps to Health 4th Grade brings together multiple facets of the school and community. The curriculum includes classroom-based lessons, taste tests, physical activity, hands-on garden experiences, and interclass challenges. Program success relies on the collaboration and leadership of a Nutrition Educator who provides 9 in-classroom sessions, a Garden Educator who provides 3 in-gardens sessions, and the Classroom Teacher who provides weekly supplemental activities.

Pre/post surveys are administered to the students and a parent feedback form is collected. Recipes and information on nutrition and physical activity are sent home to parents.

This is a closed class if you would like to know more please contact Shannon Coleman, at 828-837-2210 ext. 4.

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May 1 Wed
Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA Cherokee County Center 1 week away
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Part of the NC 4th grade curriculum says that students in 4th grade should understand basic components of electricity. 4-H will be providing hands on STEM based activities in this area for students to gain a better understanding of electricity.

Introduction to 4-H Electric Motors, which correlates with the 4th grade electric curriculum. This class will jump start the youth on their electric motors and introduce the topic of how magnets are used in some electric motors.

This is a closed school enrichment program but if you would like to know more about the 4-H Electric Curriculum please contact Shannon Coleman, at 828-837-2210 ext 4.

May 2 Thu
Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA Cherokee County Center 1 week away
Description:

Steps to Health’s 2nd Grade School program consists of 9 sessions that are designed to educate and inspire North Carolina children to eat smart. Hands-on activities, games, and physical activity are incorporated into each lesson. Each 30-45 minute lesson includes a taste test of either a snack that the student can make after school or a healthy meal that parents can make for dinner.

All participants are awarded a certificate of participation at the completion of the program. Recipes and nutrition and physical activity handouts are sent home to the parents. Evaluation of the lessons includes a pre and post survey, and feedback from parents and teachers.
This is a closed classroom event if you would like information on this program or other programs please contact Shannon Coleman at shannon_coleman@ncsu.edu or 828-837-2210 ext 4.

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