Movin' and Munchin' Schools

What is Movin' and Munchin'?

Give your health and wellness programs a financial boost by involving your students and staff in DPI's wellness initiative, Movin' and Munchin' Schools.


Purpose

Movin' and Munchin' Schools takes an innovative approach to the problem of poor nutritional choices and lack of physical activity among school children. The program encourages schools to develop creative strategies to promote

  • healthy eating and
  • increased physical activity

among students and their families. Individuals earn “Movin' and Munchin' Miles' for various physical activities and wise nutrition choices. Participants track nuitrition and physical activity using the resources provided below.

 

Get Money for Your School

All participating schools will be considered for DPI awards of at least $100 to use for improving their nutrition and physical education programs.


How to Register

To be eligible for an award you must register your program with DPI by January 10, 2014. Register now by completing the registration form found in the Movin' and Munchin' resources below.

Send the registration form to:
Eileen Hare
Student Services/Prevention and Wellness
Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
P.O. Box 7841
Madison, WI 53707-7841
Fax: (608) 266-3643


Movin' and Munchin' Resources

Registration Form
Program Summary
Nutrition Log
Activity Log
Resource Guide

 

For questions about this information, contact Eileen Hare (608) 267-9234