Red Ribbon Week 2020
It's Red Ribbon & Bully Prevention Week 2020 at BMJ! Our Red Ribbon Committee has many things planned to encourage our students to live drug free with the emphasis on bully prevention since October is also Bully Prevention Month. As a part of the week, we have a poster contest. There are great prizes for the winners and a treat for all that enter.
POSTER CONTEST: (All entries due to Mrs. Manning by Mon., Oct. 26th)
Rules: Choose one of the following themes for your poster. The poster should encourage BMJ friends to be drug and bully free! Make sure on the back of the poster to include your full name and grade.
Themes: War against drugs & bullying, Sock it to drugs and bullying, We are ready to be drug free, Run your life story be drug free.
VIDEOS: (Please watch videos during lunch time and do discussion questions with the class)
Matt Bellace, psychologist and comedian, talks about the science behind a natural high and how finding a natural high can lead to healthy choices. He provides humor to help us understand this very serious topic.
Matt Bellace, psychologist and comedian, talks about the dangers of vaping in a clear and easy-to-understand way. He conveys the seriousness of the consequences and also provides a positive and hopeful approach to choosing not to vape.
Wednesday: Queen Harrison Video
Team USA hurdler and sprinter Queen Harrison credits her numerous accolades (including The Bowerman) to hard work, perseverance, and a clean lifestyle.
Thursday: Jason Heyward Video
From a young age, MLB right fielder Jason Heyward knew he couldn't let anything stand in the way of playing baseball. That meant doing well in school, having strong values, and ignoring anything that could potentially harm his chances of making his dreams come true.
Bethany Hamilton, professional surfer, talks about how surfing has helped her to stay naturally high. She shares how adversity has made her stronger and how gratitude has helped her face new challenges.
Bethany Hamilton is a shark attack survivor and one of the best female surfers in the world. In this interview with Natural High, Bethany Hamilton shares why she chooses to live a drug-free life.