Healthy and Strong in the New Year (yoga, self-esteem, self-defense, bullying, exercise)

Introduction:

Start off the New Year on the right foot, learn about yoga,self-esteem, self-defense, bullying and exercise.

 

Internet Links:

Karma Kids Yoga
http://www.karmakidsyoga.com/yoga_poses.html
Have you ever wanted to try yoga poses?
Some are sillier than others, but they are all extremely creative, nurturing, and fun

PACER’S Center Kids Against Bullying
http://www.pacerkidsagainstbullying.org/
A creative, innovative and educational website designed for elementary school students to learn about bullying prevention, engage in activities and be inspired to take action.

Kids Health
http://kidshealth.org/kid/
Come and explore different topics to make you feel healthy and strong in the New Year, such as trying a new recipe, playing a new sport or why exercising is cool.

It’s My Life
http://pbskids.org/itsmylife/
Click on the different tabs of the notebook to see how to deal with everyday problems such as bullying, depression, sports and stepfamilies. This site provides not only articles but also videos that you can watch on the various subjects.
 
Monkey See Monkey Do
http://www.sproutonline.com/shows/monkey-see-monkey-do?page=1&active=vid...
Can you do the activities being show?

 

Database:

BookFLIX
http://bkflix.grolier.com/
Come and enjoy both fiction and non-fiction books, with games and activities included. For some fun action click on the Music and Rhyme tab and look for books about dance on pages
5-8

 

Book Resources:

Blubber
by Judy Blume

J Fic Blume

Strike a Pose
written by written by Karen Birkemoe ; illustrated by Heather Collett

J 613.7046 B