Cool Health & Fitness
Start building healthy habits early! This series gives kids a chance to practice wholesome living through eating, exercises, games, and crafts. Each book introduces a cool new way for kids to take care of their body and mind. They'll love the helpful hints on how to incorporate healthy living in their daily life and the easy step-by-step photos and instructions. Make being healthy fun and easy for kids today!
Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.
Checkerboard Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
- Spring 2019
- Fall 2018
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 6|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Dimensions||8 x 8|
|Features||Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents|
|Online Resources||FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network|
Cool Health & Fitness - Horn Book Guide
Geared toward third graders, these books relate the importance of exercise, proper hygiene, healthy eating, and avoiding stress, while offering activity ideas for doing so (directions for homemade body wash in Body, nutritious recipes in Eating, etc.). Introductory pages explain how to prepare for the activities; a final page urges readers to keep a health journal. Full-color photos show kids in action.
Cool Relaxing: Healthy and Fun Ways to Chill Out (Cool Health & Fitness) – Booklist
These days everyone is stressed out, even the littles: “Piano lessons. Homework. Hanging out with friends. Your life can get very busy! Sometimes that’s overwhelming.” The unspoken truth: whatever pleasantly distracts you does the trick. Eight activities are given step-by-step attention, including yoga, stretching, making a lavender pillow, and meditation. . . . The colorful scrapbook design. . .is just [what] some worriers need.