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Physical Education Is Good for Kids’ Grades, Study Finds

Physical Education Is Good for Kids’ Grades, Study Finds

I feel like simply writing Duh!

It is so obvious to us homeschoolers that sitting at a desk in a room with 20 or 30 other kids all day, having bells rung to tell students to go to another desk in another room is not an efficient way to learn.  It is dumbfounding to me that a study is needed.    Could it be that our population has been chained to desks in schools or to cubicles in offices for so much of their lives that they have never experienced that a bit of exercise and change of scenery doesn’t give new energy???

Of course, this leaves aside the issue of whether grades mean anything whatsoever but the point is that we all do better at mental tasks if we balance them with physical exercise.  Again, duh!

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