Healthy eating and physical activity solutions for kids

WOWS E-Newsletter Special Edition

Wednesday WOWs

Welcome to Wednesday WOWS! March 10, 2009
-wonderful O-opportunities W-with S-schools

....Easy HEAR-SEE-DO action tips each week

HEAR .... Provide a message to increase awareness of knowledge/skills
SEE .... Show people HOW to make healthy changes
DO .... Help people practice and make healthy changes

Awesome News! has a NEW LOOK!



Come see the new site ( that is helping to make a healthier difference for kids.



HKC's unique focus on six healthy messages makes teaching and learning easier than ever. Now and in the coming days, web pages will help KidLinks™ with ideas for:

  • Fruits and Veggies - Every Day the Tasty Way
  • Breakfast GO Power
  • Active Play Every Day
  • Snack Attack
  • Smart Servings
  • Drink Think


HEAR - SEE - DO Tips for Newsletters

Cut and paste a HEAR-SEE-DO tip each week into your own parent newsletters!

HKC Web Site Parent Tips for Healthy Eating and Active Play
Check out the easy to use CIGNA Fit and Fun Families Toolkit for parent tips and activities for kids. ( ) Try the Breakfast GO POWER tip sheet to encourage the breakfast habit at your house!

Thought for the Day

"No winter lasts forever, no spring skips its turn." -- Hal Borland

For questions about Healthy Kids Challenge, please contact:
Vickie L. James, RD, LD, Director