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School Wellness Initiative

Books & Wellness: Scholastic Book Fair-A Battle for Books

Where: Union Elementary School , Temple, GA

When: Thursday, October 11, 2012

The annual Book Fair Kick-off held by Union Elementary School in Temple, GA, is back! In conjunction with wellness, UnitedHealthcare also supports the schools with academic activities that incorporate physical activities. Adding physical activity to this event encourages the students to read more while teaching them to how to be active so they can lead healthier lives. A book fair parade was held where students were dressed in adorable costumes as they paraded into the gymnasium followed by aannouncing winners of the scholastic school bowl door decorating contest. Lastly, the PE teacher lead the students in a flash mob dancing performance. Special guest included the SPHS Marching Band, SPHS Football Players, Dr. Well Bee and the Atlanta Falcons Cheerleaders.