Physical education experts and researchers agree that physical activity offers children benefits beyond those for their bodies.
The mental health benefits – improved management of anxiety and depression – are significant, but school-age children can particularly benefit from regular physical activity, which has been shown to improve:
Mood and behavior
Poppy Life Care has partnered with Pure Game to help impact children’s physical and mental health through the power of play.
Pure Game Founder and “Chief Play Maker” Tony Everett says that he started Pure Game because he wanted kids to enjoy sports, but instead of focusing
on a traditional sporting model, Pure Game intentionally focuses on “the power of positivity,
encouragement, free play, games, character education and leadership skills.”
No access to a soccer field or large play area? No worries! With Pure Game’s Remote Recess
videos, you can view activities that can be performed in your house, driveway or a small
Below are a few to try out; more Remote Recess videos are available on Pure Game’s