Websites for Fun and Learning

FCPS Weblinks for Physical Education
A portal page to more than a dozen sites for parents and children to explore the world of physical fitness.


Fruit & Veggie Color Champions
This website contains some great games and activities to help you get your kids excited about fruits and vegetables and help them start eating more. Enjoy!

 

MyPyramid.gov
MyPyramid.gov is your access point for the USDA food guidance system. Because one size doesn't fit all, this site offers personalized eating plans and interactive tools to help you plan and assess your food choices based on the Dietary Guidelines for Americans.  A child-friendly version of MyPyramid for teachers and children is being developed.


Body and Mind

BAM! Body and Mind is an online destination for kids created by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Designed for kids 9-13 years old, BAM! Body and Mind gives them the information they need to make healthy lifestyle choices. The site focuses on topics that kids told us are important to them — such as stress and physical fitness — using kid-friendly lingo, games, quizzes, and other interactive features.

 

PE Central

This site was designed for health and physical education teachers, parents, and students and provides the latest information about developmentally appropriate physical education programs for children and youth.

Kids Running

A site devoted to promoting the sport of running for kids so that they can enjoy the benefits of a fit and healthy lifestyle both at school and home.

 

Frederick County Public Schools is not responsible for the content of externally authored links included on Frederick County Public School webpages.