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CATCA recognizes that convention is situated on Treaty 7, South of Red Deer River, the traditional territory of the Blackfoot, Tsuu T’ina, and Stoney Nakoda peoples, and that the North of Red Deer River Treaty 6, traditional Métis, Cree, and Saulteaux territory. We honour the First Peoples who have lived here since time immemorial, and we give thanks for the land.

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Thursday, February 23 • 9:00am - 10:00am
Embrace Nature: Weaving the Outdoors into School Experiences

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Nature is all around us in Alberta. Exposure to nature increases play and physical activity, and builds social emotional skills in students of all ages. It provides meaningful opportunities to connect with others and with the land. In this session, we'll explore practical ways to weave nature and the outdoors into instructional time, daily activities, and play and leisure at school. Get inspired with resources, stories, and tips to make it happen.

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Christine Vokins

Health Promotion Facilitator, AHS
Christine Vokins is a Health Promotion Facilitator with the School Health & Wellness Promotion Team. She encourages school authorities to utilize Comprehensive School Health (CSH), an internationally recognized and effective approach for building healthy school communities. She has... Read More →

Thursday February 23, 2023 9:00am - 10:00am MST
Red Deer Polytechnic-2505
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