Module 1: Promoting Physical Activity for Young Children
|Head Start Body Start|
|The Head Start Body Start website provides ideas to help child care providers and families promote fun and educational experiences for young children to inspire movement and active play. The website includes a variety of tip sheets and other resources, including activities for babies and young children from birth to age 3, activities for children ages 3 to 5, tips to improve the environment, and simple ideas for how to get moving.|
See Resources for a list of materials for child care providers and for parents.
Development of the curriculum was supported by a grant (T79MCO9805) from the
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau,
to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Department of Nutrition.