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Kids Help Plant White House Garden

First Lady gives Kid Reporter the scoop on health

By Alexandra Zhang | April 5 , 2011

First Lady Michelle Obama enlisted two local Washington, D.C. schools to help plant the spring garden at the White House in March. Scholastic News Kid Reporter Alexandra Zhang, talked to Mrs. Obama at the event about her Let’s Move! initiative to fight childhood obesity.

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Kid Reporters have been following the First Lady's Let's Move! initiative for more than a year now. Check out their stories in the Let's Move! Special Report!

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