Category Archives: Let’s Move! Museums & Gardens

Growing Healthy Snacks

Powell Gardens, Kansas City’s Botanical Garden Kingsville, MO Powell Gardens’ Good to Grow program features age-appropriate modules on nutrition and healthy living taught within the nation’s largest edible landscape, the Heartland Harvest Garden. Students learn how to make smart food … Continue reading

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Professor Wellbody Teaches Good Health to Pacific Science Center Visitors

Pacific Science Center’s permanent exhibit, Professor Wellbody’s Academy of Health & Wellness, showcases how our daily personal choices can positively affect our health and well-being for years to come. Guests are immersed in 7,000 square feet of hands-on inventions, gadgets, … Continue reading

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Enchanted Garden Explorer Packs

By Ann Hackeling Enchanted Garden Coordinator and Instructor, Howard County Library Miller Branch You might notice children huddled around the Peter Rabbit Patch at Howard County Library’s (HCLS) Enchanted Garden. Those children are exploring the garden and learning about Peter Rabbit’s favorite … Continue reading

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Kicking Off the 2013 Let’s Read! Let’s Move! Summer Series

By Kelsey Donohue Office of Communication and Outreach, U.S. Department of Education. Ed Note: This is a cross post from the blog of letsmove.gov. You can find the full original post here. “To make your dreams come true, it takes … Continue reading

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Running with Animals and Athletes

Perot Museum of Nature and Science Dallas, TX The new Perot Museum of Nature and Science’s Sports Run Exhibit teaches kids and adults alike the science of running, and allows audiences to race local sports figures and iconic animals both prehistoric and … Continue reading

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