Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Healthy Selfies: ;December Edition

Enjoy this month's edition of Healthy Selfies: a visual story of the many ways the Chelsea School District family enjoys wellness.
Send your picture of any healthy activity to Luman Strong (lstrong@chelsea.k12.mi.us). Anyone submitting a picture will receive a $10 gift card to Jimmy Johns, Biggby or Running Fit.

Fall Golf

Jason Murphy sneaks in 18 holes of golf in November

Tennis Fit

Nick Bremer, CHS senior, staying fit through tennis this Fall.

Mother/Daughter run 

Lana Jaworski and her daughter after a run to South Lake.

 An Evening (indoor) jog

Theresa and Nick Angel staying healthy through an evening treadmill workout

 Healthy Siesta

Pre-schoolers with Jen Cieciek make sure to stay healthy by taking a daily rest.

Morning Yoga at CHS

Rachael Wismont and the CHS dance club for an early morning yoga session.

 Learning to Give

Shannon Krug helped her daughter donate over half her Halloween candy, toothbrushes and a homemade letter to "Operation Gratitude."

Taking the Stairs 

Ms. Dres' 5th grade class: staying healthy by taking the stairs at the Museum of Michigan History in Lansing during their field trip.

Snacking Healthy

Bo Bremer snacks on a bell pepper while finishing his homework.

History & Hiking

Matt Pedlow and the Civil War class from CHS walking up Culps Hill in Gettysburg, PA

Healthy Chore time

Holly Reiser's daughter helped her parents chop and haul firewood for the winter

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

November edition

Enjoy this month's edition of the Chelsea School District's "Healthy Selfies": our way of sharing out all the fantastic healthy activities of our school family members.
Send your picture to be included in the December edition to Luman Strong (lstrong@chelsea.k12.mi.us). Anyone submitting a picture will receive either a $10 gift card to either Jimmy John's, Biggby Coffee or Running Fit.

Warrior Dash Finisher!
Scott Riedel enjoying the moments after completing a Warrior Dash competition

Snacking: the Healthy Way
 Judee Lonnemo takes a minute to enjoy a fresh and healthy snack mid-morning at CHS

Hip Hop Dance Night
 Amy Doma, along with other CSD family members, strike a pose during their dance exercise.

 Dashing with the nieces
Beth Morris, with her two nieces, at the Barn Yard 5K Dash

 Outdoor Time
Members of the pre-school class getting outside during the day to pedal and play for their exercise.

Halloween Fun
Mike Kapolka, principal of CHS, nabbing an apple at a recent Halloween party 

 The Family that runs together....
 Eric Swager's 5 children preparing for a Fall 5K.

                                                                                                                               Holly Reiser's 2 children enjoy animals, carving pumpkins and roasting the seeds from their trip to the orchard.   

      A trip to Alber's Orchard

Soaking in the colors
Molly Mattias and her two daughters making sure to enjoy every minute of the Fall colors 

Looking alive at 5 am!
Kathryn McCalla, Amy Wagoner, and Sarah Bentley fitting in exercise before school at the Wellness Center

Friday, October 9, 2015

Healthy Selfies: October Edition

Chelsea School District is sponsoring a Healthy Selfies initiative for the 2015-2016 school year: enjoy the selfies of our school family participating in a variety of healthy activities. Join the wellness wave: send your picture to Luman Strong (lstrong@chelsea.k12.mi.us). Those who submit a healthy selfie will receive a gift card to Biggby, Jimmy John's or Running Fit!

Bulldog Jog Day

Gwen Stubbs and Michelle Schertzing enjoy the Bulldog Jog day

Healthy Teeth

A student in Mathilde Mcdaniel's pre-school practices healthy teeth brushing

26.2 Miles of Health

Congrats to Melissa Struk for having completed the Capital City River Run marathon in under 5 hrs

One Tough Mudder

Kristin Krarup-Joyce: Official finisher of a "Tough Mudder" race!

Healthy Principals

Stacie Battaglia and Marcus Kaemming enjoying healthy snacks during Bulldog Jog

Jogging it Out at South 

South School students at the annual "Bulldog Jog"

Running Fit

Mrs. McCalla's Outdoor Sports class prior to running a mile

A Fall Walk

Jolene Everard taking in the Fall colors on a walk

CHS Swim

CHS girls swim at an October swim meet

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Healthy Selfies: September Edition

The Chelsea School District wants employees and students who learn with sound mind and sound bodies. Healthy Selfies is a collection of the many healthy activities in which our school family participates.

5K Race

                                Chelsea High School Teacher Dawn Putnam recently completed a 5K

Searching for butterfly catterpillars
Students in Mrs. deGracia and Mrs. Reiser's classes have been searching in the evenings for monarch butterfly catterpillars to observe in their classrooms.

Tuesday Night Walks & Talks
CHS teachers R. Wismont and L. Lutz along with H. Conklin enjoy time together  
during a healthy stroll

Hydrating in Class
Beach Middle stuents, along with principal Nick Angel, make sure to stay hydrated  
throughout the school day.

From vine to homemade jellies
Homemade jelly the old-fashioned way: Picking grapes off the vine, Jane Rose made her own jams and jellies 

Building a goat pen
Lana Jaworski, along with her family, built a new goat pen. Fresh milk to follow!

5K Race Completed
Joe Ledbetter and his wife finishing up a 5K race in Flushing, MI

Practicing Mindfulness
Students begin Ms. Wismont's 5th hour class by practicing mindfulness techniques 
as they prepare to learn