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Healthy Brains and Bodies with Active Classrooms & Recess


About This Course

Students need 60+ minutes of activity every day for healthy bodies and healthy brains. Physical activity helps build brains and prepares students for optimal learning! This will help them leap over any learning gap they may be facing. OPEN’s Active Classroom and Recess resources are also designed to improve social and emotional health with activities that address physiological stress response. Teachers participating in this session will learn about the connection between physical activity and learning, as well as how to safely implement physical activity into every school day.


Resources from this session and others from the Active Students, Active Learners Virtual PD Week 2023 are avaialble on Padlet


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