When newspapers' headlines regularly scream about childhood obesity and poor nutrition, it's past time to focus students' attention on healthful habits; it's time to get the entire family involved. Good health habits, after all, begin at home. A Family Fitness night at school is a terrific opportunity to shine the spotlight on all areas of good health.
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Family Fitness Night a Popular School-Wide Event
Sending students a message about the importance of fitness isn't enough. Many schools are going for the gold with events designed to make sure kids -- and their families --put that message into motion. Included: Four teachers share different Family Fitness Night approaches.
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