Assembly Information

Junk Free Jade works to end the childhood obesity crisis by taking a kid-friendly approach to promoting the early development of healthy habits. Through fun, interactive activities, students will come to know nutrition in a way that is engaging, entertaining, and educational.

This assembly satisfies the following New Jersey Student Learning Standards for Comprehensive Health and Physical Education:

• 2.1.P.B.1

• 2.1.P.B.2

• 2.1.2.B.1

• 2.1.2.B.2

• 2.1.2.B.3

• 2.1.4.B.1

• 2.1.4.B.2

• 2.1.4.B.3

• 2.1.4.B.4


Students will …

• Bridge the connection between consumption of healthy foods and lowered risk of disease

• Get movin’ and groovin’ to the Junk FREEze Dance

• Go “Grocery Shopping” for nutritious foods

• Interpret food product labels

• Prepare MyPlate

• Learn their Healthy ABCs


Recommended Audience Grades: K-4

Recommended Space: gymnasium, auditorium, or cafeteria

Assembly Run Time: 30 minutes