Special thanks to the BC Chiropractic Association
Illustrations: Nola Johnston
Choose a backpack:
- with many pockets, so you can balance
your heavy things, such as books.
- with wide, padded shoulder straps:
Adapted from The Vancouver Sun by Nila Gopaul
Julio* Montaner was born
in Argentina in 1956.
He came to B.C.
to study in the 1980s.
* Say – hoo-lee-oh
He worked at St. Paul’s Hospital.
There, Julio met his wife.
So he stayed in Canada.
And he became a doctor.
A healthy start to school
Adapted from The Province by Nila Gopaul
Illustrations by Nola Johnston
Kiera Thompson and Stephanie Hai
are 10 years old.
They joined a cooking class
They learned to make healthy foods,
such as sushi.
Back to school
Everyone is busy.
Parents are working.
Many students are in summer school.
It takes time to eat well.
It takes time to plan good meals.