Make friends and community connections. Reading Week projects for LFS students!
A three-day Reading Week placement with an elementary school or non-profit allows you to apply your academics in the real world while enhancing your skills and connections to the community. There are many projects available to match your interests, schedule, and career goals. Apply now. Projects of interest to Land and Food Systems students:
· Waverley Elementary School – Plan, develop, and lead various discussions and activities at the school’s Healthy Eating and Diverse Cultures Fair. Inspire community awareness in young students while encouraging healthy lifestyle choices.
· Atira Women’s Resource Society – Help create a vibrant and engaging culture for the Atira community through good food and great conversation. Residents will gather together to share a delicious meal you will have planned, prepared, and presented to them.
· Grandview Elementary School – Following a “healthy living” theme, you will develop and facilitate educational activities and provide a fun and knowledgeable atmosphere for students to learn about food and nutrition.
Learn about other project placements on our website and find one that interests you: http://students.ubc.ca/reading-week.