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MPS Wellness Week 2018

MPS Wellness Week 2018
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MONDAY

Mindful Monday
Be mindful of yourself & others. Practice gratitude.
Classroom teachers can also find a Mindfulness Lesson Plan in the resources sidebar that can be adapted to any grade.
 
Practice mindfulness as you eat! check out the FFVP Mindful Monday Lesson Plan for a quick classroom activity on mindful eating. 

TUESDAY

Farm Fun Tuesday
Plant seeds. Grow food. Give feedback on the MPS education farm feasibility study. Thank a farmer!
 
Challenge your colleagues and your students to create a 60-second video about farming, gardening or eating local fruits and veggies. Share on Facebook or Twitter with #MPSWellnessweek or send videos to MPS.Wellness@mpls.k12.mn.us
 
Wednesday-Friday: True Food Taste Tests in elementary and middle schools featuring CHANA MASALA! Learn more

WEDNESDAY

Bike-Walk-Let's Roll MPS:
School communities across MPS are celebrating the joys and reaping the benefits of biking, walking, and transit with events at arrival or during the school day. Check out the list of participating schools and the awesome staff and parents who are organizing events. 
 
JOIN US for the LET’S ROLL MPS
The Let's Roll MPS is a fun, easy group bicycle ride in celebration of National Bike to School Day. Everyone is invited: staff, students, families, and community members.
MAY 9, 2018 at 3PM 812 Plymouth Avenue North

THURSDAY

Junior Iron Chef
In the evening, cheer on students at our fourth annual Jr. Iron Chef competition at the Solar Arts Building from 5:30-7:30pm. Four chefs from the True Food Chef Council and eight MPS middle school students will team up to compete Top Chef style for a panel of judges. This free community event promises fun for all! Learn more

FRIDAY

Fun Friday
Walk, dance, exercise or do an activity that moves you. The goal today is to be well and have fun!