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Topics include:  Spring Brain Break cards download,  New Walking and Jogging Track from Peaceful Playgrounds,  upcoming webinar schedule,  and Playground Supervisor Training Coupon.
Check out the PHIT Go Grants. http://kidsinthegame.org/go/  Fund for sports, Fundamental Movement Skills and Physical Activity Programs.  $1,000- $5,000.
The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.
Phil Jackson - NBA Laker Coach


Check out some of the Peaceful Playgrounds activities to engage in play.
 Theme Brain Breaks Action Animals Brain Breaks Fall Theme Brain Breaks Brain Breaks : Sports Stars, Cards, Posters, PowerPoint Set Pirate Parade Brain Break Cards, Posters & Powerpoint
A Peaceful Playground? Sound Impossible? It’s not. With a few proven strategies we’ll show you how to reduce bullying, and reduce playground conflicts, resulting in happy students and a thankful staff.
Our research indicates that 5 situations contribute to 95% of all problems on typical elementary school playgrounds. In this fast paced webinar we’ll share those problem situations and our proven strategies for turning your playground into a…
Apply for School Grants for Healthy Kids


The call for applications for School Grants for Healthy Kids for the 2015-2016 school year is now open. Breakfast Grants and Every Kid Healthy Grants (supporting physical activity and nutrition programming) are available. Apply for one or both by May 1, 2015.

Eligible schools may apply for funding to pilot or expand their School Breakfast Programs, pilot universal school breakfast, and/or support physical …
Motivational Mondays :  Wisdom vs strength.


Wisdom is always an overmatch for strength.  Phil Jackson
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Men do not quit playing because they grow old,
they grow old because they stop playing.
Oliver Wendell Homes Jr.

Check out some of the Peaceful Playgrounds activities to engage in play.
 Theme Brain Breaks Action Animals Brain Breaks Fall Theme Brain Breaks Brain Breaks : Sports Stars, Cards, Posters, PowerPoint Set Pirate Parade Brain Break Cards, Posters & Powerpoint
By Carrie Flint- Peaceful Playgrounds Master Trainer

Get’em UP! MOVING & LEARNING! Teaching Tips
This CD was created for the classroom teacher.  My objective was to provide activities that tell the students exactly what to do. In addition, the length of each song is as close to 3 minutes as possible.  In my teacher trainings, I have discovered that that 3 minutes was “doable” for the teacher to implement.  However, as a physical educa…