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Motivating Kids to Be Active

Motivating Kids to Be Active

Resources

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OrganizationThe Y
http://www.ymca.net
The Y also offers camps, computer classes, and community service opportunities in addition to fitness classes.

Web SiteLet's Move!
http://www.letsmove.gov
Let's Move! is dedicated to solving the problem of childhood obesity within a generation.

OrganizationAmerican Council on Exercise (ACE)
http://www.acefitness.org
ACE promotes active, healthy lifestyles by setting certification and education standards for fitness instructors and through ongoing public education about the importance of exercise.

Web SiteBAM! Body and Mind
http://www.cdc.gov/bam/
This CDC website is designed for 9- to 13-year-olds and addresses health, nutrition, fitness, and stress. It also offers games for kids.



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