Resources

AAHPERD: American Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
www.aahperd.org

Action for Healthy Kids:www.actionforhealthykids.org

EPEC: the curriculum that PPS follows. Exemplary Physical Education Curriculum, www.michiganfitness.org/epec

Fuel Up To Play 60: Fuel Up to Play 60 is a nationwide movement focused on fighting childhood obesity by empowering kids to take control of their own health. www.fueluptoplay60.com

Girls On The Run: a program that PPS girls in grades 3-5 may participate in to foster healthy behaviors and promote self-esteem. www.girlsontherunkazoo.org

MAHPERD: Michigan Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
www.mimahperd.org

NASPE: National Association for Sport and Physical Education www.aahperd.org/naspe

PECentral: a website for challenging activities and educational resources for parents and educators.
www.pecentral.org

Shape Michigan: the new name for MAHPERD, professional organization incorporating SHAPE America, American Heart Association, Jump Rope For Heart, Let's Move, Governor's Council on Physical Fitness, SPARK, and Michigan Fitness Foundation www.shapemichigan.org

SPARK: a website for curriculum young fives through grade twelve. www.m.spark.org

Team Nutrition: a website for nutritional information and tips for parents and educators.
http://teamnutrition.usda.gov   link Recipes For Healthy Kids