Nurse’s Corner

All Family Time Is Quality Time

Don’t feel guilty about the amount of “quality time” you spend with your family. Some experts are beginning to shun the quality time movement for something much more basic. Here are some suggestions: Children want your undivided attention. When they talk, look at the
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Grade 4 Vaccinations

To The Parents of Grade 4 Students May 9, 2017 will be the second dose of the Grade 4 vaccines. *Please send your child’s vaccine booklet to school as soon as possible. Heidi Pallett School Nurse Franklin Elementary
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Elementary Nurse’s Corner April 2017: Tips to Get Active

Information and tips for parents, teachers and caregivers of children (5-11 years) Help kids enjoy their way to a healthier lifestyle! One hour of physical activity every day: at home, at school, at play. Every step counts! Tips to help kids get active Encourage walking to school and
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Nurse’s Corner: Why should you get involved in your child’s sex education?

Here are five good reasons To establish a relationship of trust between you. To make sure they know they can talk to you openly about sex. To make it easier to talk about sexuality when they are teenagers. To decrease the sometimes negative influence of friends,the media or the Intern
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Vaccination Reminder

Reminder: Vaccine Clinic Date Grade 4 on Tuesday October 25, 2016. Bring your Vaccine Booklet (if available). Have a good breakfast!! Heidi Pallett School Nurse Franklin Elementary
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Preventing Transmission of Viruses and Bacteria

General Tips Wash your hands often Teach your children and people around you to wash their hands properly Encourage them to do so often Make sure there is soap or an antiseptic product in your surroundings: in toilets, in your workplace and at places where you eat You can wash your ha
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Grade 4 parents

Both Grade 4 boys & girls will be offered the Hepatitis A&B (Twinrix) & the Human Papillomavirus (HPV : Gardasil-9) vaccines. Presentation with the Grade 4 students by the School Nurse to be held Friday Sept. 30th. A letter & the vaccine consent form will go home with
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Franklin Elementary School Nurse`s Corner Sept. 2016

Come and meet Heidi Pallett, Franklin Elementary`s School Nurse, during Franklin Elementary School’s Annual General Assembly and Curriculum Night on September 22, 2016 to discuss: Your School Nurse`s Role. Emergency Health Records & Individualized Intervention Plans. Changes to th
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