Kids must LEARN to MOVE more, so that they can MOVE to LEARN more!
Children are simply not getting enough movement throughout the day, and this is affecting them in the classroom. In order for kids to learn, they have to be able to pay attention. In order for them to pay attention, we need to let them move!
Play and movement increases areas of the brain responsible for reasoning, problem solving, impulse control, emotion, spatial recognition, behavioral inhibition and creativity.
Physical activity builds a foundation for not only a healthy body, but is key to intellectual activity.