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Physical Activity Interventions in Children and Adolescents
Although the nonschool period has much potential for physical activity interventions, few formal interventions have been developed to address youth who are inactive outside of the school setting.
Health Education Ideas and Activities
Use lesson plans that are classroom developed and tested by a physical and health educator with more than 30 years of experience teaching at the middle and high school levels.
Health and Wellness for Life With Online Study Guide
The six dimensions of wellness model was developed by Dr. Bill Hettler, cofounder and president of the board of directors of the National Wellness Institute, which is an organization formed to provide health promotion and wellness resources to health professionals and individuals. The model demonstrates that all six types of wellness�physical, intellectual, emotional, social, spiritual, and occupational�must be present for a person to attain overall wellness (National Wellness Institute 2007).
Get kids talking while having fun in this slow moving classroom game.
Innovative Tools for Health Education eBook
Children love to use stethoscopes for listening to their�or others��hearts. Although store-bought stethoscopes are not very expensive, the homemade versions can be much more appealing.
Teaching Healthy Lifestyles in Middle School PE eBook
Students today use technology in every facet of their lives, and physical education class is no exception!
Successful Coaching 4th Edition eBook
Bullying is an act of aggression by someone or a group with the intent of harming a person either physically or psychologically.
Heart Education With Web Resource
A steady-state heart rate workout requires that students maintain exercise intensity and heart rate throughout the exercise session.
Fitness & Health-7th Edition
Is it possible that a somatopsychic effect exists in which the health of the body (soma) affects the health of our brain (psychic), thus influencing learning and cognitive function?
Promoting Health and Academic Success eBook
ASCD, in collaboration with CDC, moved forward in 2013 to develop a new model that builds on both the Whole Child Initiative and the original eight-component CSH approach. The development of the new model, titled Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child (WSCC), involved a consultation group that developed the documents and frameworks related to the new model and a review group that periodically reviewed and provided feedback to the work of the consultation group.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) National Center for Health Marketing is announcing an update to CDC’s Web site for tweens (ages 9 - 13). The BAM! Web site has been updated to included 2009 H1N1 flu information. Please take a look at the Body and Mind (BAM!) Web site at http://www.bam.gov and http://www.bam.gov/site_flukrew.html and help get the word out to educators about flu prevention and youth.
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