Hicks Wellness Newsletter

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Did You know that April is National Health Awareness month

What Health.com suggests: " National awareness holidays and national health observances are special days, weeks, or months dedicated to raising awareness about important health topics. Observances like Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and Sickle Cell Awareness Month help amplify stories and rally support for the kids who need it the most.

Awareness months, weeks and days help bring a greater understanding of illnesses and issues that affect children. Awareness days and observances are a great time to fundraise, spread the word or reach out to friends or family members who are facing a diagnosis or illness."

For more information please visit: https://www.whathealth.com/awareness/april.html

How to Make Your Classroom a Healing Place

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Edutopia.org states: "The stress of the pandemic has impacted students and teachers alike, but taking a healing-centered approach in your classroom can help."

Video link: https://youtu.be/lDJZaPBAjw8

Hicks Physical Education

This month in P.E. were are excited to participate in the Kids Heart Challenge. Our kick off for this fundraiser will start April 13th - April 27th for all 1st - 4th grade students. Each student who donates $5.00 or more will participate in our Jump Rope Event on April 29, 2022.

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