Play On! Promoting Physical Activity and Fitness Through Active Play

Play on! Evidence-Based Playground Activities

Play On!® is a standards-based physical education program that promotes overall fitness, learning, and fun on the playground! Developed by Shape America and authored by experts from Louisiana State University, Play On!® focuses on overall physical fitness while imploring six essential elements of play. Play On!® gets kids actively moving on the playground to help combat childhood obesity and encourage healthy lifestyles. This program fully aligns with the national physical education standards and can help promote moderate to vigorous levels of physical activity to combat childhood obesity. Play On!® was developed to provide educators with an easy to implement hands-on fitness guide and program for the playground that is effective and simple to use.

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