We’re not in Saint Louis anymore! Come along the blue brick road as we meet a cast of characters who will help you explore strategies for handling the tornado of big feelings that we all experience.
Delta Dental Health Theatre Shows
The Wizard of Feelings™
Doc in the House™
Is there a doctor in the house?! Calling all future doctors and health heroes! Participants are guided through a station program studying symptoms, diagnosing patients, and learning how the body works.
Grades Pre K-K
It’s all about keeping clean at HealthWorks! Students explore choices they can make to keep themselves healthy with a special emphasis on hand hygiene and oral health. Students leave with a memorable experience as they scrub, brush, and dance to keep away germs and promote health! By program’s end, all will have earned the honor of becoming a ‘Super Scrubber’!
Available as a traveling show
Students will learn about the anatomy and physiology of their heart and lungs, go head to head answering anatomy trivia, and discover fascinating facts about their bodies as they get up close and personal with a REAL pig heart and lungs.
(Please note that there is an additional $15 heart dissection fee for this show)
Mission Fit Possible™
Calling all fitness agents! A plague of lethargy has overtaken our city, and we need your help! Informants tell us that citizens are tired, hungry, lazy, and grumpy- their health and fitness must be restored! Your mission, should you choose to accept it: Report to HealthWorks! Central Intelligence to uncover clues, break the code. and restore our citizens’ vitality. Let the chase begin! This message will self-destruct in 3…2…1…
Who is Alex? An average student going through an average day; a day with many choices. That’s where the students come in! Students help Alex make decisions such as what to eat for lunch, how much sleep he should get, and how to deal with conflict. Kids travel with Alex from the day’s beginning to end, with many stops along the way. By the time they are finished, all who participated will be armed with lots of great practical information that they can apply to their own daily health decision making.
HealthWorks! Double Dare!™
We double-dare you to sit still during this wild and rollicking look at the amazing human body! Students take a fast look at six different body systems* with facts that are backed up with fun and unforgettable physical challenge “interactivities”. Students will have an opportunity to “come on down” and, if the wheel is on their side, the teachers and chaperones might too! (*bones, muscles, heart, kidney, digestion, lungs)
Bozo's Big Bowel Movement™
Come join us on a journey through the digestive system. Students learn about each step of digestion as they compete in HealthWorks! spin on the classic carnival game “Bozo’s Buckets”. Bonus: A video journey through a real digestive tract to enthrall students as they learn how to keep a healthy body.
Can be combined with Move It!™
Available as a traveling show.
It’s time to Move It! Learning about the five food groups has never been so easy to digest. Participants will have a delectable experience as they shimmy and shake to the music and develop a palate for good nutrition and exercise.