TITLE

Active Bodies, Healthy Minds

PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
Scholastic Parent & Child;Apr/May2005, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the importance of physical activities for the development of children. Physical activity is crucial to maintaining a healthy body weight at any age. What's more, exercise may also help her do better in school. The National Association for Sport and Physical Education recommends that preschoolers engage in at least two hours of moderate to vigorous physical activity each day. Unfortunately, few preschools provide kids with the chance to get even half that amount, the University of South Carolina researchers found.
ACCESSION #
16649089

 

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