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     Dean & St. Mary's and WISC-TV as we help
     kids and families create a recipe for health.

More Links for Educators

Action for Healthy Kids: Resources to Improve Schools
Access downloadable materials by age, audience, topic and type.

BAM! Body and Mind: Teacher's Corner
Download health related activites and find links to other classroom materials on related sites.
Links to Federal Government websites for educators regarding food safety.

Game On! The Ultimate Fitness Challenge
Find resources to help students make real, school-wide change.

HealthierUS School Challenge
Recognizes schools participating in the National School Lunch Program that have created healthier school environments.

Lesson Plans for Better Food Decisions
Guidelines about avoiding mindless eating.

Let's Move: America's move to raise a healthier generation of kids
Join First Lady Michelle Obama in a nationwide campaign to tackle the challenge of childhood obesity.
Download materials and ideas to promote healthy eating in children.

Nutrition Explorations
Special healthy eating sections for kids, parents, educators and school lunch providers.

ReCharge! Energizing After-School
Find tools and resources on nutrition, physical activity, teamwork, goal-setting and family involvement.

Take 10!® Physical Activity and Nutrition (PAN) Program
Download sample materials designed to get kids moving in academic settings.

Team Nutrition
Resource library with MyPyramid for Kids classroom materials.

We Can! Families Finding the Balance: A Parent Handbook.
Find ways to enhance children's activity and nutrition.

Resources for Educators

Resource: Let's Move!

Let’s Move! is an initiative launched by First Lady Michelle Obama. It is dedicated to solving the problem of obesity within a generation, so that children born today will grow up healthier and able to pursue their dreams.

Visit the Let's Move! site for tips on ways you can make your children's future brighter.

Interactive Resources: Games and More

Dean's physicians recommend your kids try:

MyPyramid's Interactive Blast Off Game - Have fun while learning about the importance of healthy food choices and physical activity! - Learn about nutrition and exercise with these fun games. - A fun site where you can win prizes and learn how to get fit.


Learn what's replaced the food pyramid - and discover a variety of resources for your family - by visiting

Time for Kids & Channel 3

Dean is proud to partner with WISC-TV Channel 3 on this important initiative.

Visit the Time for Kids section on for more resources on keeping kids healthy!

Related Dean Services

Looking for assistance with your diet and eating habits? Check out the services of:

Mental Health Services

Comprehensive Weight Management Program

Pediatric Dietitian Services

Nutrition Services

Diabetes Management

Living Healthy Program - For Dean Health Plan members

Healthy Partners Program - For Dean Health Plan members

Related Links for Educators

Alliance for a Healthier Generation: Health Schools Program
Download toolkits designed to bring your Healthy Schools Program Action Plan to life

Information specific to childhood obesity
Access nutrition education resources.

Health in Practice
Tools to improve Wisconsin's health, see the active schools section.

Recipes for Healthy Kids
$12,000 in prizes to create nutritious school lunch recipes that kids love to eat!

President's Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition

More Links for Educators

Time for Kids in the News

Recent videos and news articles about Time for Kids, as covered by the media.

Time for Kids: Getting outside for fresh air during cold weather, WISC-TV, January 16, 2015

Time for Kids: Sledding is a great way to enjoy outdoors during cold weather, WISC-TV, January 15, 2015

Beat the winter blues: Explore the outdoors year-round,, December 23, 2014

Easy ways to explore the outdoors,, November 5, 2014
Get up, get out, get healthy,, November 1, 2014

Explore the Outdoors: A campaign for health, Madison Times, October 15, 2014

Study: Children spend 14 minutes outside each day, WISC-TV, October 15, 2014

Getting kids outdoors comes with health benefits, WISC-TV, October 15, 2014

Time for Kids Mission: Explore the Outdoors,, September 30, 2014

More Coverage
of Dean in the News