5 minute Activities!!!

Create a food rainbow! The more colorful our fruits and veggies, the more nutritious. Have students try for three colors during lunch!

Friday, January 27, 2012

Free children's Health Fair Saturday at Lynch View

 The Multnomah Dental Society will hold its annual Free Children’s Health Fair from 10 am-2pm Saturday, Feb. 4, at Lynch View Elementary School, 1546 SE 169th Pl.

This community outreach program provides a variety of health and dental related services at no charge to any child, do not have to be a Centennial student:
• Dental, Vision, and Hearing screenings
• Dental Treatment –(Mobile Dental Units on site)
• Proper Dental Hygiene Instructions
• Information on a variety of healthcare topics for the entire family
• Oregon Health Plan & Healthy Kids Sign up & Resources
• Lead Poison Screenings
• Nutrition/Diabetes Information
• Fire Safety
• Bicycle Safety
• Head Start Information

Each child attending will receive a “goodie bag” that includes a toothbrush and toothpaste and information on taking care of their teeth. In addition, there will be entertainment, food and prize drawings, including the grand prize of a Playstation Gaming Set. Children do not need to be present at the time of the drawing to win.

The Fair is part of the American Dental Association’s nationwide program, Give Kids A Smile. The objective is to mobilize the nation’s dentists during the month of February (National Children’s Dental Health Month) to provide free oral health care services to thousands of low-income children.

Monday, January 9, 2012

Shamrock Run...or Walk..or the 1km Leprechaun Lap!

It is a New Year and you may have a new resolution.  Come join the Centennial Team for the 2012 Shamrock Run!  The run is on Sunday, March 18th.  You can run, walk or, take the Leprechaun Lap with your little one.  Anyway you want to participate.  Centennial is creating a district wide team including family members, parents, students, friends,  neighbors, acquaintances to create a Super Team.  Just register at Shamrock Run and join team 1010.  If we create a super team of 75 or more adults, $5 per person will be donated to the non-profit or charity of our choice! Your shirt and other swag will be delivered to Ashley Madison at CMS then delivered right to you.   It is a great way to run, walk or simply stroll the streets of downtown with 32,000 other people.  See you there!

Shamrock Run