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The Scholastic Kids Press Corps is a team of about 50 Kid Reporters around the nation.  The interactive site brings daily news to life with reporting for kids, by kids.
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Healthy Kids Special Report

What's it take to live a healthy lifestyle? It's not as hard as you think!

Kid Reporters talk to celebrities, athletes, chefs, and others about how healthy living leads to happy living. Get tips, recipes, and more.

Articles

Cool Tips on Kewlbites.com
Cool Tips on Kewlbites.com
by Grace McManus
Scholastic Kids Press Corps | February25,2011
Actor Reed Alexander of iCarly turned his personal quest for a healthy lifestyle into a website for kids called Kewlbites.com.
<i>Let's Move!</i> Turns One
Let's Move! Turns One
by Mari Chiles
Scholastic Kids Press Corps | February28,2010
Let's Move! has been on the job for a year now, fighting to end childhood obesity in America. First Lady Michelle Obama celebrated her pet program's anniversary at an event in Alpharetta, Georgia.
Celebrity Health Habits
Celebrity Health Habits
by Miranda Rector
Scholastic Kids Press Corps | March9,2011
For TV and movie stars, staying healthy is part of their job. So, maybe the rest of us can learn something from them about how to improve our own exercise and eating habits.
Fuel Up for Your Health!
Fuel Up for Your Health!
by Nicholas Arnold
Scholastic Kids Press Corps | February25,2011
To encourage kids to become more active, Fuel Up to Play 60 was co-created by the NFL, the National Dairy Council, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Have a Snack with NAC
Have a Snack with NAC
by Anastasia Webb
Scholastic Kids Press Corps | February25,2011
Fifth graders are helping their friends become healthier by joining a program called NAC. NAC stands for Nutrition Advisory Council. Made up of students at Cub Run, the committee wants to help kids be healthier eaters.
Project Healthy Schools
Project Healthy Schools
by Charlie Kadado
Scholastic Kids Press Corps | March2,2011
Project Healthy Schools is a program aimed at helping 6th graders in Ann Arbor, Michigan, find better food options, exercise ideas, and educational activities. The program has recently come to the Metro Detroit area.
President's Council on Fitness, Sports, Nutrition
President's Council on Fitness, Sports, Nutrition
by Alexandra Zhang
Scholastic Kids Press Corps | June24,2010
First Lady Michelle Obama visited Bell Multicultural High School in Washington, D.C., to help relaunch the President's Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition. The council, around for decades, now has an added emphasis on eating healthy.
Apolo Ohno Helps Kids
Apolo Ohno Helps Kids
by Leila Sachner
Scholastic Kids Press Corps | June9,2010
Olympic gold medalist's foundation puts emphasis on healthy lifestyle for kids.
Fencing Fitness
Fencing Fitness
by Gopa Praturi
Scholastic Kids Press Corps | June7,2010
Staying fit requires regular physical exercise. You can work out or play a sport, like football, basketball, baseball, or hockey. But that's not all! Many kids today are taking up the sport of fencing for fun and fitness.
Golfer Latanna Stone
Golfer Latanna Stone
by Shelby Fallin
Scholastic Kids Press Corps | May13,2010
Latanna Stone is 9 years old and has won more than 100 golf tournaments already! Her goal is to be the youngest player to make the LPGA, the professional golf association for women.
Eat Fresh Food!
Eat Fresh Food!
by Grace McManus
Scholastic Kids Press Corps | April28,2010
Join Kid Reporter Grace McManus in the Brooklyn, New York, kitchen of cookbook authors Rozanne Gold and daughter Shayna DePersia, 14.
Fitness Should be Fun
Fitness Should be Fun
by Jacqueline Minogue
Scholastic Kids Press Corps | April28,2010
After playing three consecutive (and very competitive) tennis matches, 12-year-old Lauren Fishbein was not even tired. So how does she do it?
WNBA Guard Kate Smith
WNBA Guard Kate Smith
by Nick Berray
Scholastic Kids Press Corps | April30,2010
Kid Reporter Nick Berray talks to WNBA star about healthy living and the upcoming women's basketball season.
Michelle Obama Tackles Kids' Health
Michelle Obama Tackles Kids' Health
Scholastic Kids Press Corps | Kid Reporters cover First Lady Michelle Obama's "Let's Move!" events as she takes her fight against childhood obesity from the White House kitchen garden to grocery stores in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and beyond.
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