Physical Activity (Outdoors)

Child care centers can help children develop lifelong healthy habits. National guidelines encourage children to engage in daily physical activity that promotes movement and building of motor skills.

Resources tagged "Outdoors"

Activity Ideas

Parental Tips for Child's Healthy Eati...

Tips to help parents take an active role in helping their children learn healthy habits at...

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National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Weight-control Information Network

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  • 3 years ago

Activity Ideas

Get Moving Today Activity Calendar

One-year calendar of daily activities for families.

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Head Start Body Start and American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance

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  • 3 years ago

Policies & Standards

Outdoor Play and Learning Self Assessm...

A tool for child care programs to assess policies and practices regarding outdoor play.

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Go NAP SACC: Nutrition and Physical Activity Self-Assessment for Child Care, 2nd Edition. Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention and Depar

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  • 3 years ago