Family Engagement

Fitness in the Classroom
Blender Bike

The purpose of the Blender Bike at Family Night events is to show parents what their child learned during the Blender Bike Class during the day.  Students learn how many servings of dairy a day is recommended, MyPlate, reading food labels, and the energy it takes to make the Blender Bike operate to make a smoothie!

Fitness in the Classroom
Cooking Demonstration

Our dietitians are able provide cooking demonstrations for your school community during parent events. The funding for food must be provided by the school. Cooking demonstrations require time and preparation, therefore, please contact our dietitians at least three weeks in advance of the event to plan.

Fitness in the Classroom
Math & Literacy Night

IAK is available to participate in Math & Literacy Nights to present health or nutrition topics. Parents and students will learn together how to incorporate movement into math or literacy homework or how to incorporate math and literacy when cooking using a recipe.  The games and activities shared can be utilized at home. IAK schedules on a first come, first serve basis.

Fitness in the Classroom
Family Fitness Night

IAK is available to participate in Family Fitness Nights where children and parents are physically active together at the school.  Working collaboratively with your school, fitness stations will be setup around the school for your students and their families to participate and learn new ideas about how to be physically active as a family at home.

Fitness in the Classroom
Action Based Learning STEM

Action Based Learning STEM provides students and parents the opportunity to explore 6 different activities that focus on movement and incorporating STEM concepts.  The activities can be adapted to assist with incorporating movement into homework.