Choosy Kids are Healthy and Active Kids!

Choosy Kids Are Active And Healthy KidsChildren at Play is a childhood obesity prevention program which aims to improve the nutrition and physical activity policies and practices of child care settings.

The goals of Children At Play:

  • Provide 60-min. of active, structured play each day
  • Promote age-appropriate, active play in preschool children
  • Promote healthy eating in preschool children
  • Provide information and handouts to help parents help children live healthy at home

MA Children at Play also aims specifically to help kids:

  • Replace junk food with fruits and vegetables
  • Increase physical activity
  • Decrease consumption of sugary drinks
  • Decrease recreational screen time
  • Increase quantity and quality of sleep