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In School

Programs and Activities

ABC for Fitness (Activity Bursts in the Classroom)

Brain Breaks

Energizers: Classroom-Based Physical Activities

Fuel Up to Play 60

Indoor Fitness Breaks (PDF)

Lifestyle Education for Activity Project (LEAP)

MA Children at Play

Paul Pierce Fitness Breaks

Peaceful Playgrounds

Playworks Make Recess Count


Take 10


Physical Education Curriculum Analysis Tool

Presidential Youth Fitness Program

School Health Index

Building Support for Physical Activity

Let’s Move Active Schools

School Health Guidelines to Promote Healthy Eating and Physical Activity

The Association Between School-Based Physical Activity and Academic Performance

Youth Physical Activity Guidelines Toolkit


Action for Healthy Kids Fundraisers (PDF)

Funding Opportunities for Fuel Up to Play 60

Healthy School Fundraising Ideas

PTO Fundraisers

Sweet Deals: School Fundraising Can Be Healthy and Profitable

Before and After School

Programs and Activities

AHA/ASA’s Healthier Kids Activities for Kids

Build Our Kids’ Success (BOKS)


Food & Fun After School

Let’s Move! Apps for Healthy Kids

MA Safe Routes to School

National Center for Safe Routes to School


Using Schools Outside Normal Hours

Eliminating Barriers for Community Recreational Use of Schools

Finding Space to Play

Model Joint Use Agreement

General Resources

Action for Healthy Kids

Alliance for a Healthier Generation

Let’s Move!

Overcoming Barriers to Physical Activity

Overcoming Obstacles to Physical Activity

This information is provided by the Department of Public Health.