for Kids: Activities & WebQuests --
Online Activities & Games, Printable Activities,
and WebQuests. There are a LOT of wonderful
resources here, so check it out. A fun way
to teach kids about nutrition!
In early June 2011, the USDA released a consumer friendly version of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans. Alongside came the new food plate icon, MyPlate. Learning ZoneXpress offers the following USDA MyPlate poster, tablet, magnets, stickers and bookmarks to help teach children and adults alike all about choosing a healthy plate! Look for more products to follow - perfect for the classroom, cafeteria, medical office - anywhere the USDA MyPlate can be used to enhance nutrition education.
Greetings - Offers e-greetings cards targeted
to health and diet topics (such as weight
Home Preschool - Free Preschool Physical
Olympics - AboutOlympics was formed to
offer a unique reference point on the olympic
games, olympic history and british olympic
stars. All the information you need about
the Olympics, including games rules, olympic
personalities, olympic history and the olympic
Food Safety Materials for Educators -
Resources for teachers and others to use in
day to day education and in their curriculum
to help kids learn all about food safety.
for Healthy Kids - Action for Healthy
Kids works to improve nutrition and increase
physical activity in schools.
intervention referrals - National Intervention
Referrals provides quality intervention services
for families and individuals who are struggling
with addiction, alcoholism and other forms
Cycling Association - We are America's
largest bicycle non-profit group, and we thank
for supporting our efforts to get kids active
and engaged through bicycle travel. Read also
release on Pedal Pioneers, and access
the direct link under Pedal
Pioneers on this page.
Pedal Pioneers: A Guide to Bicycle Travel
with Kids is a first-of-its-kind, in-depth
guide on how to organize youth bicycle trips.
It is designed for kids who can ride a bike
on their own, and guides parents and leaders
through every stage of organizing a multi-day
youth bicycle adventure.
Guide to a Healthy Heart - Great information
and links on how to have a healthy heart.
Sent to us by a student named Katelyn (submitted
to us by her teacher). Thanks Katelyn!
Health - A medical and health information
resource containing outstanding database of
health articles and reference materials. Consumers
and health professionals alike can depend
on it for information that is authoritative
Arcade - Anatomy Arcade makes basic human
anatomy come ALIVE through awesome free flash
games and interactives. Anatomy Arcade is
perfect for the novice teenager in the classroom,
right through to students and professionals
of health care looking for a fun way to revise.
Dynamics International - carrying the
full line of Gymnic, Gymnic Plus and FitBall
lines of exercise balls, as well as a full
line of educational products on therapeutic
exercise using the balls.
more flexible - Giving walkers and adventurers
the right stretching equipment to provide
flexibility, injury prevention and reduced
Web'n - Many HOT links relating to health,
fitness, and sports
Language - Looking for signs and symptoms
your body produces to show it is not nutritionally
satisfied. For a better diet, and healthier
Workouts - unique information on whether
Bowflex workouts are efficient in losing weight,
and the reasoning behind the workouts
Labels for Education - Fitness and nutrition
lesson plans created as a resource for classroom
teachers, physical education teachers, and
for Health and Health Care in Schools
- The Center for Health and Health Care in
Schools (CHHCS) is a nonpartisan policy and
program resource center located at The George
Washington University School of Public Health
and Health Services.
Self-Defense is a physical education curriculum
designed for physical education teachers and
classroom teachers to promote safety education
to elementary students and to incorporate
within their existing curriculum.
World of Care - Resources for Parents,
Children, and Teachers for keeping children
interested in oral care.
Health Products - Over 200 health and
fitness testing and measuring products, such
as heart rate monitors, bodyfat testers, strength
and flexibility testers, etc. at large discounts.
- The best place for weight loss, nutrition,
and diet on the Internet.
Physical Activities and Games - A to Z
activities and games for primary elementary
Healthy weight loss program and diet plan
based on personality and lifestyles.
- Dietspotlight.com - the
complete health and weight loss resource.
5-a day - This program is recognized in
the U.S. and throughout the world as a leader
in children’s nutrition education and
the 5 A Day for Better Health Program.
in the Comox Valley - Our school district
site is aimed at students, teachers and parents
who want to engage in Daily Physical Activities:
DPA. Bi-monthly themes are at: http://web.sd71.bc.ca/dpa/?q=node/62
Foundation - The DUI Foundation’s
purpose is to educate on the dangers of drinking
- We design and manufacture stretchy movement
tools used in the arts, therapy, physical
education, and fitness.
Disorder Referral and Information Center
- We have the most comprehensive and easiest
to search database of eating disorder treatment
professionals in the world!
EDucation in the PHYsical - This is a
new website designed around the idea that
Physical Education is more than just playing
games. It provides resources and activities
that help to strengthen students in all three
domains of learning: cognitive, affective
and psychomotor. "Ediphy" also solicits participation
by parents and students as well as teachers
so that PE can grow as a result of input from
the perspectives of all who are involved.
Exercise Daily! Online Magazine - ExerciseDaily!
is a free online wellness magazine. Our promise
is to provide year-around research news and
information on the latest discoveries in exercise,
fitness, health, nutrition & wellness.
Our goal is to create an information source
in a practical format that is freely &
readily available to the public at large.
Body Workout - These resources will be
especially helpful for physical education
teachers as they plan their lessons and teach
- three DVDs get kids moving... because they
(& teachers) love them. Already in thousands
of classrooms across the contintent, now parents
are watching as their kids laugh & sweat
in front of the TV. Absolutely guaranteed
to get your kids active!
Fitness Plan, The - Benefits of fitness
and sample quiz questions
First Tee National School Program - Launched
in 2004, The First Tee National School Program
trains physical educators to introduce children
to the game of golf and The First Tee Nine
Core Values ™ during regular physical
- We specialize in children's exercise, fitness
and dance videos.
Kooler™ - an All Natural Flavored
Drink Mix which contains 75% less sugar than
most popular kids drinks. Kanga Kooler™ has
no artificial sweeteners, flavors, colors
or preservatives and is caffeine free. Kanga
Kooler™ is a good source of 21 essential vitamins
and minerals, fiber, and calcium. Kanga Kooler™
is protein fortified. Kids love the great
taste of Kanga Kooler™!
- The largest and most visited site on the
Web providing doctor-approved health information
about children from before birth through adolescence.
Lesson Plans - LessonCorner has organized
a collection of Fitness lesson plans and worksheets.
- Kidnetic.com is a healthy eating and active
living Web site designed for kids aged 9 -
12 and their families. Kidnetic.com is a resource
for kids and their families to inspire them
to move toward healthier lifestyles. Kidnetic.com
is also a resource for health professionals
and educators to use when working with patients
Partner Connection Jumpsite - Source for
Reporter - software for the President's
Challenge and a Custom Test feature that can
nutrition and diet tips - Guidelines for
nutritional plans, food guide pyramid &
various diet tips that promotes healthy eating.
Nutrition & Policy Consultants, LLC
- FNPC has products and services to bring
about change through policy and program analysis,
evaluation, development, and advocacy training.
- Help for all foot conditions and ailments
Fitness - Techniques and exercises used
in a a martial arts program
Kids Active - GKA (GetKidsActive.com)
is a New Zealand based initiative which aims
to help provide parents, teachers and caregivers
with advice, resources and downloads about
getting children physically active in an increasingly
Kids Moving Now - Upside Right and the
Teacher's Edition, complete with lesson plans,
is an ideal book for elementary school libraries
and reading across the curriculum programs.
The Teacher's Edition comes complete with
plans to enhance the pysical education movement
ask ALICE! - Go Ask Alice! is the health
question and answer Internet service produced
by Alice!, Columbia University's Health Promotion
Program - a division of Health Services at
- We're the online fitness community where
kids and teens can get active, learn about
being healthy, and have fun doing it!
- Kids' Fitness, Nutrition, Motivation, and
Cholesterol Lie, The - Cholesterol is
NOT the cause of heart disease. Find out more...
Nutrition Resources for Children - information
is aimed at teaching young children and teenagers
about how to eat healthy and the benefits
of doing so.
- health lesson plans that are effective and
easy to teach.
Links Directory - Thousands of links under
- A medical and health consumer information
resource containing comprehensive and unbiased
information in patient-friendly language from
trusted sources on over 1,500 health topics,
70 focused health centers, and more than 11,000
drugs and medications.
Highway - the green light to good health.
This is an innovative curriculum-based K-5
program that uses a traffic theme approach
to teach nutrition and exercise. Come visit
the official "fuel station" site
to get pumped up with fun and imaginative
activities for a well-tuned body!
Meal Experts - Health Meals Experts is
your one-stop shop for all healthy recipes
& tips for heart healthy cooking. You
are what you eat & healthy meals is a
key to longevity
Health - for patients and physicians
Online - HeartPower! Online is the American
Heart Association's curriculum-based program
for teaching about the heart and how to keep
it healthy for a lifetime. Nutrition, physical
activity, living tobacco-free, and knowing
how the heart works all are vital in maintaining
a healthy heart.
Zones - Providing leading-edge information
and products all linked to the most recent
heart rate monitor technology.
- Helmet Safety - An excellent resource for information about the importance of protecting your head.
Goji Juice - Goji, the world's most nutritionally
dense fruit, and Himalayan Goji Juice are
getting international attention. Find out
more about the Goji fruit and about Himalayan
Online Fitness - At Home or at the Gym,
HyperStrike creates comprehensive fitness
plans. With HyperStrike, you'll never walk
into your gym or home without a planned, effective
workout that constantly challenges you and
helps you attain results. HyperStrike recently
launched a series of free
workout programs. These online programs
show proper exercise technique, advice on
how to set up workouts, and are customized
for individual needs.
4 PE - Providing the highest quality instructional
methods, resources and strategies to support
the continued advancement of physical education
Schrock's Health, PE, and Fitness links
a preschool P.E. program. Viewers can purchase
a curriculum or get free regular newsletters,
and a free monthly movement activity.
- Information for parents, teens, and children
on infections, behavior & emotions, food &
fitness, and growing up healthy, as well as
cool games and animations!
- Lesson Plans - Lesson Planet is a lesson plan search
engine for teachers that provides teacher-reviewed
online resources including more than 150,000
online lesson plans.
Clinic - An online interactive diet and
nutrition system. This new tool helps manage,
plan and track user's daily diet and provides
comprehensive tools, including shopping list,
recipes search and menu planning FREE of charge.
Angeles Physical Therapy - TMJ relief,
back pain prevention, ACL or shoulder surgery
recovery. Regain functionality with Westwood
Los Angeles Physical Therapy, serving LA,
Beverly Hills, Brentwood, Santa Monica.
- Offers natural and herbal products with
information to lower high cholesterol and
triglycerides to decrease the risk of heart
Therapy School Sacramento - Sacramento
massage therapy school, Healing Arts Institute,
offers a Massage Certification Program and
continuing education classes in subjects such
as Deep Tissue Massage, and Sports Massage.
& Child Health Library - The MCH community
includes health professionals, policymakers,
family advocates, community service professionals,
MCH/public health faculty and students, families,
and the public.
Mal practice Law -This site is an attempt
to let you know about the malpractice law
in different states of United States of America.
- Visit your doctor online
- From the Heart Center an on-line service
providing comprehensive cardiology focused
- One size doesn't fit all. MyPyramid Plan
can help you choose the foods and amounts
that are right for you.
Games: Noodle Games is committed to developing
ideas and concepts that use pool noodles to
improve student fitness and wellness by maximizing
participation and making moving fun.
and Diet Tools - lots of good resource
for Kids: Activities & WebQuests --
Online Activities & Games, Printable Activities,
and WebQuests. There are a LOT of wonderful
resources here, so check it out. A fun way
to teach kids about nutrition!
Health Calculators - Body-mass index,
waist to hip ratio, body fat percentage, and
target heart rate reserve.
Specializing in teen and young adult nutrition,
fitness and self-esteem issues linking visitors
to a wide variety of effective products, treatments
and technologies known to be of exceptional
quality and value.
TeacherSource: Health & Fitness -
PBS TeacherSource materials are developed
by trained and practicing educators.
Performance Sports - Sports Psychology,
mental training & mental toughness resources
to enhance athlete confidence focus & composure.
Pioneers: A Guide
to Bicycle Travel with Kids is a first-of-its-kind,
in-depth guide on how to organize youth bicycle
trips. It is designed for kids who can ride
a bike on their own, and guides parents and
leaders through every stage of organizing
a multi-day youth bicycle adventure. Learn
more at Adventure
- A variety of pedometers for measuring steps,
calorie burning, and more.
Majors Club - We are a group of current
Kinesiology Majors students at Sacramento
State University. This site was created to
provide pre-service students and credential
professors, as well as high school students
to connect, learn, share, and discuss what
we can do to make physical education better.
Fitness Resources for Kids - For some
fun ideas on how to get fit and what exercises
to try out, check out the links below. Find
an activity that interests you and try it
out. A very good list of fitness resources
Online - the world's largest online physician
Golf - With CaddyTips you can learn to
play your favorite golf courses like a pro.
With our printable pocket sized guide, you
will have a stroke by stroke strategy to help
lower your scores.
Heart Rate Monitors
- PreschoolRock.com is a website for parents
and teachers of preschoolers. Be sure to check
out the nutrition
section for healthy eating tips, guidelines,
food reviews, recipes, and healthy meal and
snack ideas. See also the pelinks4u
ACES - All children exercising simultaneously
day held annually in May.
health degree - Publichealthdegree.com
was created as an online informational resource
for individuals looking to pursue a public
health-related education and careers. We cover
various topics ranging from what you can do
with a public health degree, links to related
resources, and information about this specific
field within the job market.
- A Guide to Health Fraud, Quackery, and Intelligent
- Free Running Training Schedules Resource
for running tips, maintaining proper health,
and training programs. Receive free running
schedules to train for your next race.
Jump, n' Throw - This website is for the
Navy Run Jump n`Throw program, which is a
non-profit organization promoting a free curriculum
and sports training activity for students
Rocks! - Introducing RunningRocks.com,
a Youth Running Web Portal Site provides resources
for teachers, parents and youth program providers
- Safety Resources for Cyclists - When it comes to staying safe while biking, both road and off-road cycling can be dangerous. Visit this site for some great information about cycling safety.
- Slimarea is reliable and actual source of
diet plans, nutrition and supplements data.
It is health media property helping people
- 10 point injury prevention plan.
- Some have called the Center for Science
in the Public Interest (CSPI) the "Food
Police." The problems we try to solve
are not usually crimes, but unsafe products,
deceptive advertising, and laws that need
to be changed.
Spot - Looking for some everyday ways
to help your family live healthier and make
better choices? Just remember the five letters
that stand for five simple steps: S.M.A.R.T.
- Smart Sun Safety - Provided by the Skin
Cancer Foundation, new lesson plans and content
for teaching sun safety/skin cancer prevention
to grades 6-8.
- Mental skills training, sports psychology
and imagery for athletes of all levels - Sports
Systems, Inc. - Offering over 100 athletic
training products that help athletes increase
their vertical jump, speed and quickness.
Team and school discounts available.
Curriclum LLC - Tandalay All-Out-Play
is an online physical education curriculum
for kindergarten - 8th grade. The online curriculum
includes comprehensive lesson plans, activities,
class rosters, assessment program, teaching
tips, unit newsletters in English and Spanish,
and much more. Tandalay provides every student
with a successful movement experience, in
a physically and emotionally safe environment
where EVERY body is a winner, while providing
teachers with an easy to use, quality, standards-based
Health & The Media - This site focuses
on teen health issues and the media. It's
aim is to educate teens, parents, teachers,
and others who work with young people about
the powerful influence the media has in shaping
- over 200 articles covering a variety of
issues such as: teen suicide, depression,
eating disorders, online safety, teen sexuality,
dating, adolescent development, school, drug
and alcohol abuse, parenting tips, and more.
Fitness Partner Connection
Great Body Shop - Health and substance
abuse prevention curriculum K-6.
President's Challenge - Site of the President's
Council on Physical Fitness and Sports.
P. E. Guys - Fun-filled skills for physical
education. Two P.E. Guys’ goal is to
provide the highest quality physical education
class available to classroom teachers and
physical education specialists.
P.E. GUYS FORUM - online forum in which
teachers can go to find PE games/activities
and Bike to School - Committed to improving
safety, health, and mobility for those who
wish to walk or bicycle.
State Dairy Council, the Nutrition Education
People - Dietitians who specialize in
developing nutrition education materials for
K - 12 educators and health professionals.
- A great physical educator's resource for
creative games and educational thoughts on
Health Tips - Online Guide to the Practice
poses, positions and asanas - Guide to
Yoga Poses, Yoga positions, Yoga exercises,
Yoga asanas and meditation for beginners and
experienced yoga enthusiasts.
is the maker of the PUSHUP GRID™ - Pushup
Training and Assessment Mat. The PUSHUP GRID™
is the first and only Exercise Alignment Mat
System that helps to standardize the pushup
and helps students to align their hands properly
for performing the pushup. Our mat is also
suitable for use by individuals who are Visually
Impaired/Blind (Adapted Physical Education).