Company: Houston Secondary School
Administrator: Lyndsey Williams
Date: February 22 - 26, 2021
- Spreading awareness on an important social issue
- Writing an article for our local News Paper
- Planning and interacting with students
This event was planned by Pryia Minhas and Juliana Maciel.
Each day from May 3 - May 7, there were events and challenged planned throughout the day. There were many posters and infographics hung around the school that week to promote mental health. There were 5 winners for each challenge. Winners were selected by who ever completed the challenges.
Main advertisements and media were handled by Julianna Maciel and Ton Tran
Cooking Actually: Energy Bites
Easy to make, no baking needed. Promotes healthy eating
Hailey Kettle & Damon Brienen
Post / Re-Share on social media to spread positivity
Art activity therapy
Students would use their two hands and trace around them. One hand would be for letting things go and the other would be to cherish the things you love.
Charles Sullivan & Jaxson Lohn
Instagram Scavenger hunt. Promotes physical activity.
Students were given colouring pages to express their feelings and the pages were used to promote mental health
Mary Hodge & Faith Clark
What fills my cup
Students could write on a sheet of paper on what they were thinking about at that time.
Students created exfoliants to prioritize self care.
Beck and Colton Sketchley
Students wrote a poetry on content healthy relationships or mental health.
Exercise in the Gym
Students could participate in many different activities and weight training.
Ton Tran & Reid Stump
Self Care Bingo
Bingo Sheet focused on self-care. Students completed tasks on the sheet until they got a line.
Students were to walk or run a route to promote mental health. At the end, staff members would through the mental health colours (Pink, green, blue, orange, yellow, red). Students wore white so that the colours could show.
Mental health is a lot of the time over looked. It is important for HSS to recognize this. In efforts to spread the awarenessand support of Mental health. The leadership crew at HSS ran a fun filled week full of events and activities for the students of HSS to enjoy.