Resources for Teachers & Schools


Teachers and school staff will find information on various topics related to student and school health.


The Northern Fruit and Vegetable Program

The North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit is pleased to work with our provincial and local partners to bring this valuable program to the schools is our district in 2017.


For lesson plans and detailed information visit our online school house.Healthy Schools Newsletter top of front page




Playground Stencils

Public Health has playground stencils for you to borrow. The stencils come with instructions on how to apply them to asphalt, a diagram and game rules. There is an English listing and a French listing of the stencils.  To reserve stencils, contact Jeanne with the Healthy Schools Team at 705.474.1400,  1.800.563.2808 at extension 2231; or send us an email at or


Covering the Oral Health component of the curriculum?


School Child ThinkingNo problem! All you have to do is click the link below, select the grade you're teaching and find everything you need. From lesson plans to experiments to projects, games and colouring sheets! Resources that support the Curriculum

Free dental supplies? Sure! Let us know that you plan to educate your class on the importance of good oral hygiene and we will be happy to supply toothbrushes, 2 minute timers and floss for each student.

There's more... Resource kits containing lesson plans as well as other great aids (such as puppets) are also available here at the health unit.
705-474-1400 or 1-800-563-2808 ext 2328

Resources available in English and French

Visit our School Health page to find out more about how you can help to improve the health of your students and your school.


North Bay
Parry Sound
Burk's Falls

345 Oak St W. 705.474.1400
8:30 - 4:30 Monday to Friday

70 Joseph Street Unit #302 705.746.5801
8:30 - 4:30 Monday to Friday

17 Copeland Street 1.800.563.2808
By Appointment Only