Watching the Jump with Jill Live Show Segment Series is no replacement for witnessing the intensity of the live show, but at least it’s video evidence that that this actually happened to your school day. After you watch, collaborate and listen with your class to get credit for revisiting our show:
It seems like everyone’s talking about Jump with Jill! Are you ready to rock with us? The world’s only rock & roll nutrition show Jump with Jill uses music and dance to celebrate healthy habits by transforming nutrition education into a live concert. Created by a Registered Dietitian and professional musician, Jump with Jill is both educationally sound and completely rock & roll. Behaviorally-focused and research-proven, the show creates a world where healthy is not just an important thing to do, but the cool thing to do.
In this video, the hit song from the Jump with Jill show about the benefits of fruit, “Nature’s Candy,” Jill channels her inner James Brown (or shall we say Janelle Monae?) to showcase the electrifying power of choosing fruit over candy. Joined by her band on piano, sax, upright bass, drums, and guitar and her featured dancers to model the moves, the song is presented in three levels to allow kids to master the moves.
Golfview Elementary School in Community School District 300 is officially “Gold with Distinction.” In taking the Healthier US School Challenge, Golfview improved their school lunch menus, provided 90 minutes of physical education year round for all students, and included nutrition education as part of their curriculum. Golfview will be honored by the United States Department of Agriculture as the first non-chartered school in Illinois, and among the first schools in the entire United States, to earn this honor. When I heard this news, I took to the streets of New York City and started singing… and dancing… to tell everyone what an amazingly healthy school Golfview is! And we filmed it! It’s an original song and music video written just … Read More