Jack Frost Challenge
For Schools

Event Kit and Resources for Coordinators

Event Kit – Resources and Materials

The Jack Frost Challenge is a free, week-long challenge for ALL Manitobans. Participate with your school in the Jack Frost Challenge for Schools, and plan some fun outdoor events and activities for your students! Here are some materials to help you get started.  

Registration

Jack Frost Challenge for Schools Registration 
Register Here

Jack Frost Challenge Competition Team Registration *sign up a team for the 130km challenge! 
https://jackfrost.commuterchallenge.ca/register/workplace/en  

Resources 

School Coordinator Guide Download here

Team Kilometres Log – Bulk Entry Spreadsheet for Classroom or School teams Download here  

Tips for Winter Walking Download here – English | Francais

 

Promotion Tips

  • Use our images, text, and hashtags for your social media posts.
  • Put up #JackFrostChallenge posters around school to promote walking to school
  • Interview students what they like best about playing and walking outside in the winter
  • Give tips on dressing for cold weather
  • Share inspiration on social media
  • Include Jack Frost Challenge in your newsletter
  • Make announcements to highlight your fun winter activities

Posters (11 x 17)

Graphics

Facebook

Facebook Event Banner

Facebook Post

Instagram (1080 x 1080)

Hashtags

#JackFrostChallenge

#BougeonsenHiver

#winterfun

#snowshoes

#WinterWalkDay

Content for Promotions

Facebook and Instagram

  • Join @GreenActionCentre for the #JackFrostChallenge! From February 2 – 8, 2020, we’ll be outside for play time. It’s free, fun, and frosty – don’t miss it!
  • We can’t wait to participate in @GreenActionCentre’s #JackFrostChallenge! We are ready to take on some outdoor winter fun. Will you join us?
  • Celebrate winter by participating in @GreenActionCentre’s #JackFrostChallenge! Suit-up and get outside to enjoy the snow 🙂
  • Register, move, win! Participating in #JackFrostChallenge is THAT simple.
  • Wed Feb 5 is Winter Walk Day! Walking in the snow is a good way to get some physical activity AND have fun! #winterwalkday #snowshoes #JackFrostChallenge

Newsletter or Announcements

Get ready for the Jack Frost Challenge for Schools! Jack Frost Challenge is February 2 – 8, 2020 with Winter Walk Day on February 5. We will be joining other schools across Manitoba in a week-long challenge enjoy winter and get outside. We’ll be having activities at school to encourage our students to walk, bike, play, snowshoe, and enjoy time in the snow! Dress for the weather and be ready to get outside!

Twitter 

  • Join @GreenActionCentre for the #JackFrostChallenge! From February 2 – 8, 2020, we’ll be outside for play time. It’s free, fun, and frosty – don’t miss it! Click to Tweet 
  • We can’t wait to participate in @GreenActionCentre’s #JackFrostChallenge! We are ready to take on some outdoor winter fun. Will you join us? Click to Tweet
  • Embrace winter Manitoba-style by participating in @GreenActionCentre’s #JackFrostChallenge! Suit-up and get outside to enjoy the snow 🙂 Click to Tweet
  • Wed Feb 5 is Winter Walk Day! We’re excited to be spending time outside. Walking in the snow is a good way to get some physical activity AND have fun! #winterwalkday #snowshoes Click to Tweet

Logos

If you would like to use our Jack Frost Challenge and Bougeons en Hiver logos, please reach out by email. 

Logos designed by our manoverboard

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