Tag archives for energy balance

  1. Achieve Energy Balance and Win $45k – Deadline 2/27/15

    Byline: Judy Lem Reposted from the NAEYC Blog With Energy Balance Pre-K, Your Kids Can Be Smart From the Start! Calories in, calories out. It’s that simple. Energy Balance is the balance of calories consumed from foods and beverages (Energy In) with calories burned from physical activity (Energy Out). When we maintain Energy Balance over […]

  2. Why Be Active?

    Byline: Jessica Donaldson While exploring the Energy Balance 101 curriculum from the Together Counts program, I came across a fun and important lesson for grades K-2 and 3-5. The lesson is entitled Why Be Active? and prompts students to think about the benefits of a healthy, active lifestyle. The lesson plan’s “instant expert” section gives […]

  3. Achieving Energy Balance Together

    Byline: Jessica Donaldson  Health education is one of those topics that we can all agree is needed. That happens in PE, right? It doesn’t have to just happen there. To be honest, it can’t continue to be treated as something that is only taught during PE. According to statistics from the Centers for Disease Control […]