Category: Health & Nutrition

Human Body Detectives

Human Body Detectives

Human Body Detectives “Battle with the Bugs” is the second activity workbook and audio CD in the Human Body Detectives series by Dr. Heather Manley.  The series highlights two girls’ adventures through the different body systems and teaches kids the importance of a healthy diet and lifestyle.  Dr. Manley’s philosophy is that if children understand how their bodies…

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Retro Wednesday: Whole Wheat

Retro Wednesday: Whole Wheat

Okay people check this out! I’m not going to go into the benefits of eating whole wheat.  Everyone knows whole wheat is one of the rock stars of nutrition. And it’s Retro-Wednesday on Kid Planet… … so I’ll let some of the Wheat giants of advertising tell their story. Here’s an old TV commercial. If…

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Cross-Training for Kids

Cross-Training for Kids

I’m not trying to train my kids for the Olympics in 2024.  What I am doing is  teaching them about the love of the outdoors, sports and health.  And in doing so,  it gives me the opportunity to run around and get my heart pumping blood.  Cross-training gives kids a chance to learn different sports…

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