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Author: AFL Team
Member of Parliament for Newmarket-Aurora, Kyle Peterson, has tabled a novel motion in the House of Commons. If approved, Bill M-206 would instruct the Standing Committee on Health to study the levels of fitness and physical activity of Canadian youth. According to Peterson’s motion, the study would also take into consideration the social, economic, cultural, … Continued
Kids need movement throughout the day
Resources introduce more kids to the physical, emotional, and social benefits of dance
What makes a quality physical education program?
The childcare centre your child(ren) attends has chosen to be part of a study that will explore the benefits for young children of quality physical literacy programming in childcare centres. What are physical activity and physical literacy? Physical activity is movement that increases heart rate, breathing, and causes a light sweat. Physical literacy is the … Continued
New activities and games for kids with mobility impairments
Games and activities for the whole family
More needs to be done to ensure Canadian kids are physically literate
The expert on youth sport talks about the important role of parents