To respond to the increasing rates of childhood obesity, PowerMoves! is a school-based initiative that provides innovative services and digital tools to help set the foundation for a healthier adolescence for elementary school students. It is well documented that proper nutrition and physical activity play important roles in:
Click here to see our PHYSICAL ACTIVITY & NUTRITION accomplishments in our ANNUAL REPORT and to learn more about GCAPP and our five program areas.
With our campus garden builds and our active seating classroom initiative, we have found that if a program is interesting enough and fun enough, it will trigger students’ curiosity, prompt active participation on a frequent basis, and, thereby, help improve their overall physical activity and nutrition, their overall health.