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EVA AVILA TO VISIT ST. JOHN BOSCO FOR AT YOUR BEST PROGRAM

Repercussion Theatre

MONTREAL, OCTOBER  20,  2009-  Singer Eva Avila, the 2007 winner of CTV’s Canadian Idol, will attend a press conference at St. John Bosco Elementary School (6255 Hamilton) in Ville Émard October 26 (10 a.m.) as part of the  At My Best Program which promotes and develops the overall wellness of children.

At My Best (www.cahperd.ca/atmybest) is a free comprehensive curriculum-supported toolkit for children in  Kindergarten to Grade 3 . It combines physical activity, healthy eating and emotional well-being and aims to support  the optimal physical and emotional development of children by inspiring and motivating them to make healthier choices today, and develop lifelong healthy habits.

Developed by Physical & Health Education Canada (formerly CAHPERD), with generous support from AstraZeneca Canada, At My Bes offers curriculum-based lesson plans along with numerous teaching resources, including classroom posters, task cards, blackline masters, music CD, storybook and take-home materials. The program is being used at six EMSB schools: St. John Bosco, Bancroft in the Plateau, East Hill and Leonardo Da Vinci in RDP, John Caboto in Ahuntsic, St. Dorothy in St. Michel and St. Gabriel in Point St. Charles.

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Michael J. Cohen
Communications and Marketing Specialist
English Montreal School Board
Tel: (514) 483-7200 ext. 7243
Fax: (514) 483-7213
E-mail: mcohen@emsb.qc.ca