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www.huffingtonpost.com/rae-pica/why-kids-need-gym-class_b_912518.html

Jul 28, 2011 ... Many a child has arrived in the early- and upper-elementary grades not knowing ... Perhaps you have the same memories of “gym class” that I have, in which ... actually experience - in this segment of Body, Mind and Child.

www.livestrong.com/article/466498-do-kids-need-more-time-for-gym-class

Nov 8, 2015 ... Over the past 30 years, advances in technology and changes in lifestyles have left many adults and children living more sedentary lives, sitting ...

content.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,1897920,00.html

May 13, 2009 ... Both Democrats and Republicans have latched onto that argument to ... But is there really nothing we can do to encourage kids to be more ...

www.parents.com/kids/development/thrive-in-2025/active-learners-why-kids-need-pe

Exercise isn't only good for your child's body; it also helps shape his mind. ... ten sites showed that third-graders had gym classes for just 69 minutes per week. ... in many cases, can actually have a positive impact on test scores, behavior, and  ...

learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/09/20/does-gym-help-students-perform-better-in-all-their-classes

Sep 20, 2013 ... Have your physical education classes helped you do better, over all, ... fit doesn't just make children healthier; it actually helps them learn more.

www.publicschoolreview.com/blog/the-pros-and-cons-of-mandatory-gym-class-in-public-schools

Jun 21, 2016 ... Leaders debate the pros and cons of mandatory gym classes in public schools. ... when kids have to climb ropes and do a certain number of push-ups in a minute's time. ... As such, PE classes have been cut so students can spend more time in core classes. ... Are Physical Education Programs Really Fit?

education.penelopetrunk.com/2013/05/20/forced-gym-makes-kids-hate-exercise

May 20, 2013 ... But there's a unique problem with forcing kids to go to gym class. ... Kids who are forced to do a certain type of exercise generally dislike exercise in ... Really, is it so hard to say “pick a team if you want, I have a scale to score a ...

www.sparkpeople.com/blog/blog.asp?post=do_pe_classes_really_matter

May 22, 2009 ... True believer in PE classes, as long as you have good gym teachers ..... My kids are very active and I think Physical activity is important even if ...

jezebel.com/5979805/honestly-being-the-last-one-picked-in-gym-class-messes-you-up

Feb 19, 2013 ... Being the Last One Picked in Gym Class Really Messes You Up ... Does allowing kids to perform their own form of natural selection fit that bill? ... Kids have an amazing knack of keeping sports safe and level" he explained.

www.rodalesorganiclife.com/wellbeing/gym-class-strengthens-kids-brains-bodies

Aug 15, 2011 ... The benefits of gym class in school go far beyond mere physical ... how can schools help children get the exercise they need to keep their ...