These are some great web links that have been recommended by some of the physical education teachers in the Walled Lake School District. These websites offer lots of fun and interactive activities related to exercise, fitness, nutrition, and healthy lifestyles. These are a great resource for both students and parents who are looking for new ideas and information about living a healthy lifestyle.
P.E. Central is a great website with lots of lessons and ideas for teaching physical education and health.
Kids, parents, and teachers alike should find relevant answers to common health problems on KidsHealth.org. Kids can check out the "Kids Closet" where they can find games, cool kid recipes and more. Parents can learn about vitamins, the food pyramid, and keeping fit.
BAM! is a great website from the Center For Disease Control (CDC). This site has lots of great information and also some cool games and activities. Learn about diseases, food and nutrition, physical activity, safety tips, and your body.
SIkids.com offers the latest sports news, Kids can enjoy fun games like 'Mini-Golf' and 'Indy Frenzy', and even a FREE trial issue of Sports Illustrated for Kids.
The American Heart Association website can help you determine your risk for heart disease, gives detailed information about heart problems and strokes and even lists ways for people of all ages to incorporate physical activity into their lives.
The Michigan Fitness Foundation is working to get Michigan moving by promoting the health benefits of physical activity and creating behavior changing programs that equip Michigan's citizens to lead physically active lifestyles.
The Dole website uses cartoon characters and fun games to teach kids about the importance of eating five fruits and vegetables every day.