Here’s a list of the most frequently asked questions concerning the Wee Can Fight Obesity program. If you still have questions after visiting here, don’t hesitate to contact us.
The Wee Can Fight Obesity program is a unique electronic, animated exercise program designed for Physical Education classes to promote health, physical activity, and educational awareness. Its primary objective is to instill healthy lifestyle habits that will hopefully last a lifetime, significantly reduce obesity risk factors and enhance interest in personal health, movement related activities and sports.
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“Exergaming” – blends modern technology with health and fitness. In the past, entertainment technology has been a distraction during study and educational development. Exergaming uses entertainment technology to promote positive academics and physical health. What was a distraction before is now an effective tool for the future of health and academics.
No. It’s a resource and a tool.
Yes, many states are using exergaming systems and integrating them into instructional practices.
No. The equipment is free to all qualifying schools participating in the program.
Yes. The equipment is donated to the participating school.
Yes, because it based on the same principles of movement concepts that physical educators include in their teaching programs on a daily basis.