Preventing Obesity and Promoting Wellness: Movement

Add to your basic knowledge of physical development and movement skills in young children.  Gain knowledge about the effects of childhood obesity from experts within pediatrics, nutrition, and child development. Find strategies and movement activities that promote wellness within early childhood. Through a license agreement with Child Care Exchange, view videos from experts in their fields and watch scenes from innovative early childhood classrooms that promote wellness and prevent obesity.   

You will need the ability to watch and listen to videos to take this course. 

This course is appropriate for all early care and education professionals in center-based and family child care settings. 


Course Details

  • KDHE Approved:Yes
  • Clock Hours:8
  • Agency:KCCTO WFD
  • CDA Subject Area:2 - 2 - Physical and Intellectual Competence;4 - 4 - Relationships with Families
  • KS/MO Core Comp Area:V. Health and Safety