and Physical Education
President's Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition
The Popular Topics are provided as a public service by The President's
Council on Physical Fitness and Sports for individuals, schools,
and other organizations wishing to foster participation in health,
physical activity, and fitness observances and events.
The President's Challenge
It only takes a small change. Instead of telling yourself you
can't, tell yourself you can! The President's Challenge is a program
that encourages all Americans to make being active part of their
everyday lives. No matter what your activity and fitness level,
the President's Challenge can help motivate you to improve.
Let's Get Physical!
Celebrate National Physical Fitness and Sports Month with Education
World's tour of physical fitness Web sites. Get your students
moving with hundreds of "active-ities"--with the emphasis
on active! Included: An activity idea from each site.
Promoting Healthy &
This National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE)
Web site is an exhaustive, comprehensive source of information
on health, fitness, nutrition, coaching, sports, and all levels
of PE. Peruse or participate in its interactive forum. Check out
its pages on golf lessons, soccer drills and activities, games--and
National Health Museum
Focus on Fitness
Get the facts on physical fitness! Follow the links to information
for teachers, parents, and students and get answers to the "Question
of the Week" on exercise, who has time to exercise, sports
injuries, and good sportsmanship. You'll also find an informative
section on exercise and childhood obesity.
Awesome Library -
Topics include Health, Lesson Plans, Medical, Nutrition, Physical
Education, Sports and More
PE Central - http://www.pecentral.org/
Site for Health and PE teachers, parents and students
Kids Health for Kids - http://kidshealth.org/kid/
Categories include Staying Healthy, Recipes, Everyday Illnesses
and Injuries, and more - in Spanish also
Nutrition Analysis Tools and System - http://www.nat.uiuc.edu/
Learn more about the food you eat and dietary information