Local News

Why kids need recess and exercise


Date: 6/1/2011

Posted by Garden City Recreation Commission on 6/1/2011

  • Recess is one of the few inexpensive opportunities we have to get kids moving
  • Children who don't get recess miss out on valuable life lessons
  • Students most likely to get little or no time outside are in low-income, urban neighborhoods

For more information: http://www.cnn.com/2011/HEALTH/05/09/exercise.for.kids/index.html?hpt=C2