1. Wright Students Get Nutritious!

    Posted by
    / / Leave a comment
     Every year, students within the CalSERVES program participate in what we call Nutrition Olympics. They spend the afternoon playing games designed to help them learn new facts about fruits, veggies and healthy lifestyle choices. This year, the students at Wright Charter got even more involved in the fun. During “Pepper...
  2. Having Fun with Fruits and Veggies

    Posted by
    / / Leave a comment
    This month, Wright held its annual Nutrition Olympics. Every year, students participate in activities geared toward learning fun facts about fruits and vegetables. Normally, the mentors lead the students in activities similar to fitness centers, but this year, members at Wright Charter took it to another level. Decked in fruit...
  3. News from Meadow View

    Posted by
    / / Leave a comment
    Tutoring TestimonialMs. Webb, Literacy Tutoring Specialist “When I first tutored Javier, a first grader, he was using level one readers and he often didn’t speak to me in fully developed sentences. He and I spent about five to ten minutes daily reviewing his sight words. During that time, he and...
  4. Roseland Nutition Olympics Carnival

    Posted by
    / / Leave a comment
    Leah Everett, AmeriCorps Promise Fellow at Roseland Elementary During TV Turn Off Week this year, Roseland had our Nutrition Olympics Carnival. Once postponed due to bad weather, we kept our fingers crossed on the big day for sunshine. The day arrived, and it was time to celebrate our nutrition education...
  5. Nutrition Olympics in the Rain

    Posted by
    / / Leave a comment
    Bellevue Elementary School Our wonderful day of Nutritional Olympics, a day filled with physical activities that concurrently educate our students about healthy choices, almost came to a screeching halt when it began to pour down rain. Nevertheless, our Bellevue Bulldog crew came together to figure out a quick solution. We...
  6. Roseland Nutrition Olympics

    Posted by
    / / Leave a comment
    Kristen Mowers, Nutrition Coordinator – CalSERVES CalSERVES Roseland Elementary Program hosted Nutrition Olympics at their site. The mentors and students had loads of fun participating in a variety of nutritional booths. Some of the students’ favorites were Pepper Toss, Citrus Tic Tac Toe, and the “Food For Thought” ticket booth....