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Integrated Learning in Physical Education

Integrated Learning in Physical Education | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
Whenever possible I try my best to make strong links to learning happening in the classroom. At the present moment, I am fully integrating with the unit of inquiry "Body Systems" that is taking place...
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12 Exercises To Build Your Running Body - Competitor.com

12 Exercises To Build Your Running Body - Competitor.com | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
Build some strength with these 12 exercises featured in Pete Magill's book, "Build Your Running Body."
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Exercise Cuts Breast Cancer Risk For All Women Everywhere

Exercise Cuts Breast Cancer Risk For All Women Everywhere | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
Evidence has long suggested that exercise may help prevent breast cancer. After looking at cancer risk in 4 million women, French researchers concluded any type of exercise is beneficial.
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How Standing Up at Work Affects Blood Sugar

How Standing Up at Work Affects Blood Sugar | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
Too much time sitting at a desk is bad for your health, no matter how much you exercise. That's the message researchers have been spreading over the last few years -- but the question is, how do those of us with desk jobs avoid these health risks?
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Exercise as Potent Medicine

Exercise as Potent Medicine | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
Exercise can be as effective as many frequently prescribed drugs in treating some of the leading killers, including heart disease and diabetes, a new study suggests.
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Is your child getting enough physical activity? - APIOPA

Is your child getting enough physical activity? - APIOPA | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
But today's increasingly sedentary lifestyle leaves many kids short on the exercise and play time they need to protect their health. According to a May 2012 Institute of Medicine report, only ...
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Physical Education Apps Available on Google Play - SBWire (press release)

Physical Education Apps Available on Google Play SBWire (press release) Physical and health education teacher, Nicholas Stratigopoulos, is pleased to announce the release of his Android applications - TGfU Games PE, Basketball PE, Soccer PE, and...
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Flipping in Physical Education 2.0: It’s all about the videos! « The Flipped Coach

Flipping in Physical Education 2.0: It’s all about the videos! « The Flipped Coach | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
Flipping in Physical Education 2.0: It's all about the videos! http://t.co/Ewtuasy0l1

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Brendan Jones 's curator insight, January 15, 2014 7:05 PM

Nice way of getting kids involved in the learning

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Cool at School: Walking lesson plan - WWMT Newschannel 3 - News - Top Stories

Cool at School: Walking lesson plan - WWMT Newschannel 3 - News - Top Stories | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. NEWSCHANNEL 3 Students in a local elementary class will get more than 100 miles
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Exercise May Help Protect Children From Stress

Exercise May Help Protect Children From Stress | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
Children who get less exercise show greater hormonal responses to stress, a Finnish study finds.
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Giving PE the respect it deserves - The Hill's Congress Blog

Giving PE the respect it deserves - The Hill's Congress Blog | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
It’s just gym, huh? Well think again.
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Is your child physically literate?

Is your child physically literate? | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
Just like reading and writing, your child needs to learn how to move.
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Article on Must Know Laws Affecting Teens in 2012 - Showcase - cyberbullying, drugs, health & body, juvenile laws, juvenile rights, LGBT youth rights - Askthejudge

Article on Must Know Laws Affecting Teens in 2012 - Showcase - cyberbullying, drugs, health & body, juvenile laws, juvenile rights, LGBT youth rights - Askthejudge | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
Many states have passed new laws affecting teens that went into effect around January 1, 2012. We highlight ten of the new laws below. 1. No fake n' bak
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Making Those Minutes Disappear a Little Less Quickly: Entering the Gym

Making Those Minutes Disappear a Little Less Quickly: Entering the Gym | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
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Prom Pressure

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For some, the prom is a special night to look forward to. For others it can seem like just another reason to worry and feel stressed out. Here are some strategies for overcoming prom pressure.
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What Americans Keep Ignoring About Finland's School Success

What Americans Keep Ignoring About Finland's School Success | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
The Scandinavian country is an education superpower because it values equality more than excellence.
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Most U.S. Women Wouldn't Know A Stroke If They Saw Or Felt One

Most U.S. Women Wouldn't Know A Stroke If They Saw Or Felt One | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
Acting fast can be key to preventing permanent damage from a stroke. But many women don't realize that face or arm numbness, speech trouble or abrupt, severe headache can mean it's time to call 911.
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Fun, Fitness Had at Southworth Elementary School Triathlon

Fun, Fitness Had at Southworth Elementary School Triathlon | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
Once again, the 23rd annual Southworth Kids’ Triathlon provided an avenue for playful activities — and raised money in the process.
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This is such a great idea.  Would love to try this.  

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Fitness vs. Academics: The PE Tug-of-War - ParentMap

Fitness vs. Academics: The PE Tug-of-War - ParentMap | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
The benefits of physical education include better health and better academic performance, yet PE requirements for schools are often waived or cut in favor of academic subjects. Budget cuts also affect sports and PE facilities if gyms are ...
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Fun, Fitness Had at Southworth Elementary School Triathlon - Nisqually Valley News

Fun, Fitness Had at Southworth Elementary School Triathlon - Nisqually Valley News | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
Fun, Fitness Had at Southworth Elementary School Triathlon
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This is a great idea as not only a fundraiser but also to promote health and wellness.  I would like to see entire families out there on the track.  Would love to try this.

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9 steps to help start a lifelong journey to health and wellness

9 steps to help start a lifelong journey to health and wellness | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
No quick fixes here. The path to fitness is ongoing and rewarding.

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Alacia Romack's curator insight, January 19, 2014 11:14 PM

Great tips for lifelong wellness. This is the ultimate goal of my CE Project - to inspire a motivation to live a healthier lifestyle. This article provides great insight on elements of my lifestyle that I can alter to help encourage greater lifestyle change for the better and how to carry it on for years to come.

Buz123's curator insight, January 20, 2014 7:19 AM

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Sara Gonzalez's curator insight, January 20, 2014 3:46 PM

Fitness is a life-long jpurney and committment not a short term fix.

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The Benefits of Exercising Outdoors

The Benefits of Exercising Outdoors | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
While the allure of the gym — climate-controlled, convenient and predictable — is obvious, especially in winter, emerging science suggests there are benefits to exercising outdoors that can’t be replicated on a treadmill, a recumbent bicycle or a...
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9 ways to tell if your child is physically literate | Active For Life

9 ways to tell if your child is physically literate | Active For Life | Physical Education PE | Scoop.it
These simple questions help parents assess physical literacy in children according to fundamental movement skills that are considered essential elements of child physical literacy.
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