BFA 3rd Graders Learn Balance and Wellness with Yoga

Target 3 – Flexible Learning Environments. FWSU will maximize flexible learning environments by redefining the school day, promoting learning experiences that extend beyond the school classroom, and fostering creativity, innovation, and differentiated learning opportunities for all.

Action Step – Develop opportunities for students to collaborate, innovate, create and conceptualize in all learning settings.

Indicator of Success for this Goal -Students are engaged in answering authentic questions and solving problems in collaborative settings.

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Third graders at BFA ushered in the New Year by learning to practice yoga with a guest yoga teacher from Burlington, as a part of a unit on making healthy choices.

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Students applied their knowledge about the importance of maintaining mental, emotional, and physical well-being in daily life to the practice of yoga.

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At the end of the session, students were inspired and refreshed, ready for a new year of learning and growth. They enjoyed trying a new activity which made them feel calm and energized at the same time!

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