Green Apple School Program - A Metro Initiative

Smoothie Snacks!

  • Project Leader: Jennifer Butler
  • School Principal: Mary Lazaris
  • Number of students 60
  • School Hillcrest Academy 265 Bladen, Laval
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The Healthy Idea Post Mortem

Please note the information found below has been published by project leaders and has not been edited by the Metro Team.

The project:

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How we'll spend the $1,000 grant:

We will spend the amount on fruit and vegetable products as well as dairy . We will need to purchase a blender and disposable cups.

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How did you hear about us?

Past school.

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Summary Report

Have you changed the specific nutritional behavior?

Ten workshops were held. A combination of research, lectures and hands on cooking.

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How many students participated?

60

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How did you spend the $1,000?

Produce, outdoor garden, blender. Dairy and non-dairy milk products.

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What activities to change students’ social environment did you do?

Parents brought recipe cards home, they compared recipes and reviews of recipes with peers. Parents were informed of what was being done via class communication tools, students tracked their weekly consumption and shared with peers.

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What activities to change students’ physical environment did you do?

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What other activities did you do?

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What opportunities for feedback did you put in place?

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