Main Office: 678.676.7102 - 4576 N. Peachtree Rd., Dunwoody, GA 30338

Wellness

Team Mission

 

Chesnut’s Wellness Action Team promotes healthy habits and environment for our students, families, faculty and staff in support of DeKalb County’s Wellness Policy. By soliciting community, family and staff input, the Wellness Team develops and executes Chesnut’s School Health Improvement Action Plan to help improve all stakeholders’ physical, mental and emotional wellness, leading to greater success inside and out of the classroom.

 

Wellness Programs

 

Nutrition/Health

Physical Activity

Resources

Help us build this list! If you have a great healthy eating website or application suggestion, or easy recipe that includes primarily whole fruits and veggies and whole grains, please send it to wellness@chesnutelementary.com

Brain Breaks

Adventure to Fitness
Tae Bo Brain Breaks
Fast Fitness Breaks with the Captain of the Boston Celtics
Whole Grain Cooking Guide and Hot Breakfast/Dinner Bowl Ideas from Whole Foods

Tips & Tricks

“Save Money. Save Time. Eat Healthy”
Menu Planning Template
Reusable Container Guide
Local Farmers Markets Map
Join a CSA (Community-Supported Agriculture, locally grown produce)
Balanced Lunch Suggestions

Websites

food.com
www.snack-girl.com
skinnytaste.com
supercook.com
todayiatearainbow.com
howdoesshedoit.com
choosemyplate.gov
sustainable seafood recipes
$5 Meals
georgiaorganics.org

Apps

My Fitness Pal
Fooducate
Shopwell
Ziplist
Menuplanner (only iPhone/iPad and $3)

The Wellness Action Team welcomes new members and sponsors! If you are interested in joining the Wellness Action Team or have any questions, please contact Wellness Chair, Meaghan Rohletter at wellness@chesnutelementary.com