Themes: Healthy Eating and Active Living

Audience: Grades K to 5

The Best Me is presented free of charge to schools and communities throughout Northern California.

Educational Goals

Through the course of the play, students learn to

  • Play hard for at least 1 hour every day
  • Limit screen time (TV, video games, and computer)
  • Drink water when thirsty, instead of soda or juice drinks
  • Fill half of their plate with veggies and fruits

Program Information

  • 50-minute assembly, offered to groups of 200 or more
  • Target audience: elementary school students, K to 5th grades
  • Priority to schools with higher percentage Free and Reduced Price Meals (FRPM)
  • See information sheet [PDF] for more details

Venue Requirements

  • An indoor space at ground level and accessible by a ramp or freight elevator (Please note: freight elevator ≠ wheelchair ramp)
  • A performance space that is a minimum 25′ wide by 25′ deep by 10′ high and on the floor level (not on a stage)
  • A minimum of 2 hours for set-up before the show and 1 hour for break-down after the show
  • Students seated on the floor in front of the performance area

Eligibility

Our mission is to focus on the most vulnerable communities. We use several factors to determine eligibility, including the Free and Reduced Price Meals (FRPM) program. If you have any questions about your school or community group’s eligibility, please contact us at 1-877-353-2223 to speak with one of our staff.

 

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