• Theodus Green, chief of the Sports and Fitness Branch in Baumholder, practices different ways of dribbling with students from Baumholder Smith Elementary School during their Health Fair.

    Dribbling is fun

    Theodus Green, chief of the Sports and Fitness Branch in Baumholder, practices different ways of dribbling with students from Baumholder Smith Elementary School during their Health Fair.

  • Daniel Washington, Community Youth Services, sports director, introduces soccer techniques to students from Baumholder Smith Elementary School.

    Learning ball control

    Daniel Washington, Community Youth Services, sports director, introduces soccer techniques to students from Baumholder Smith Elementary School.

  • Grace Matlock introduces Zumba, one of various activities at the Baumholder Smith Elementary School health fair, to the children.

    It�'s fun to exercise

    Grace Matlock introduces Zumba, one of various activities at the Baumholder Smith Elementary School health fair, to the children.

Baumholder Smith Elementary School focused on health by holding Health Fair Jan. 16. The activities were divided into 30-minute time blocks and aimed to educate the students on all aspects of health, wellness, fitness and lifestyle improvements.

Types of activities included yoga mini lessons, healthy eating, lacrosse, basketball, soccer, circuit training, zumba, healthy eating, healthy body image, and therapeutic art. ?"We want to promote health awareness and encourage the children to learn something about their responsibility for their own health," said Sue Morin, Principal of Smith Elementary School.

The children were very active and so involved with all the activities that by lunch time. ?"they were exhausted," so Morin.

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