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Red Ribbon Week

Red Ribbon Week  




Thursday, October 23

Kick Off Day/ Wear Red

·         Wear Red

·         Distribute Red Ribbons

·         Visit from the Atlanta Police Department Units

·         Decorate Room/Door

·         Distribute Activity Packet

Friday, October 24

Team Up Against Drugs

·         Wear Favorite Team Paraphernalia

·         Sign Drug Free Banner

Monday, October 27

Walk Out on Drugs

·         Walk Outside and have a Parade Around the Parking Lot with Banners while chanting “We are Drug Free”

·         Participate in Contests

Pre-K – 1st : Coloring Contest

2nd & 3rd: Poster Contest

4th & 5th: Essay Contest

Tuesday, October 28

Put a Cap on Drugs

·         Wear your favorite silly hat/cap

·         Attend Fire House Safety Show and  View Fire Truck

·         Discuss and research the harmful effects of drugs.

Wednesday, October 29

Shade Out Drugs

·         Wear your shades

Thursday, October 30

Turn Your Back On Drugs

·         Wear your clothes backwards

Friday, October 31

Say Boo to Drugs

·         Wear Halloween Costume (no masks)

·         Announce Contest Winners