Friday, February 10, 2017

PM Wellness Football Tournament!



WHEN: Monday February 27th, Tuesday February 28th, & Thursday March 2nd. (The week after Feb. vacation.)

WHERE: In the gym

WHAT TIME: After school from 2:30-3:30

WHO: All students

HOW: Sign-up your team of 5 players in the cafeteria

Any questions see any member of the wellness staff. 

Good luck to all!!

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Congratulations to our February Wellness Student Spotlight Alex! Alex is a joy to have in class. She always gives 100% effort and is kind to everyone in class.  Congratulations!!

1.  First and Last Name: Alexina McQuilkin
2.  Grade 6th
3.  What elementary school did you come from? Happy Hollow
4.  Tell us about yourself. What do you like to do in your free time? I am 12 years old and enjoy playing sports! My two favorite sports are basketball and soccer! I am a forward on the Wayland basketball metrowest team and on my soccer team, the Wayland Gunners I play every position (but mostly defense.) I love to have lots of fun and be happy!
5.  Why is being active important to you? Being active is important to me because I think it's a good way to stay healthy.
6.  What advice would you give to a student who doesn’t like to exercise? I would tell them to try to exercise with friends because it's more fun that way!
7.  Favorite Wellness unit and why. My favorite Wellness unit so far would probably be a tie between basketball and soccer! I chose these two units because I play both of those two sports the most and love to the play them.
8.  When I want a healthy snack I reach for... Blueberries!!!!!!!!!!!!!
9.  To relax I... Lay down and close my eyes and just think.
10.         If I were a WMS Wellness teacher I would add ??? to the curriculum. I would want to add capture the flag to the curriculum because it's super fun to play!
11.         On my first day of school I wish I knew... How much homework I would have.
12.         Tell us something about yourself most people would be surprised to know. That I want to play in the WNBA when I grow up!