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Back to School and Back to Football with NFL Player, Cam Heyward!
A lot of people think January 1 is the time to start fresh. For me and what I do, it’s September. Not just because it’s the start of football and time for me to get back to work, but also because it’s back-to-school season. This year, it’s even more meaningful to me since it’s the first year Callen, my five-year-old son, goes to Kindergarten.
Ten Ways to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month
This may be the first year your family celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month or it may be a time honored tradition. We can all agree learning more about our ancestry, and that of our friends and loved ones, helps our children grow intellectually, socially, and emotionally.
Rail Safety Is Traintastic!
Do your kiddos know the importance of rail safety? Join our pals at Chuggington, Union Pacific Railroad, and Safe Kids Worldwide to teach your students how they can stay safe around trains and railroad tracks by taking the Rail Safety Pledge today!
Happy Birthday to You and GoNoodle!
Celebrate GoNoodle’s birthday and your birthday all year round with fun birthday banners, cupcake toppers and hats. A GoNoodle-fied birthday is guaranteed fun for all! Birthday’s happen every month, everyday, and every year!
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Self-Advocacy Tips for Parents
Self-advocacy is not an innate skill for everyone. Children, especially, are often unfamiliar with the concept. This is because, for the most part, many of their needs have been met before they even ask. This blog was provided by Learning Essentials.
Make the Most of Your Children’s Well Checkups
A doctor’s visit when your child is sick focuses on the illness or problem at hand, whereas well-child visits provide parents an opportunity to discuss their child’s emotions, learning and behavior, as well as general physical health. Learn more about the importance of Wellness Visits from our partner, The Guthrie Clinic, below.
Enhancing Well-Being Through Tennis
Children are living in a stressful time just like the rest of us. The COVID-19 pandemic and changes to school and at home activities has helped to create higher rates of feeling isolated, lonely, down, and anxious. Concurrently, many families have experienced a slowing down of life. We witnessed our children spending more time outside playing and having quality time with their families. Times of stress can benefit and strengthen children as well.
How to Introduce GoNoodle During Back-to-School Night
It’s that time of year again… back-to-school night! This is your first opportunity to show families how much you care about students, how much you love teaching, and how truly wonderful, engaging, and fun your classroom really is. There’s so much information to cover, but just like on busy school days, take a couple of minutes to let loose, laugh a little, and introduce GoNoodle! Here’s how.
5 Fun Healthy New Habits to Kick Off Back-To-School
Try something new to get your family in a healthy routine!
Welcome to Educator!!!
Change is good, right? If Prince could change his name, then we can too! And like Prince, who put out the same incredible music, just under a different moniker, teachers the world over will have access to the same amazing movement and mindfulness content in Educator - and even MORE curriculum-aligned content as we open up GoNoodle Plus (now Educator) games and curriculum resources - for FREE!
Your Back-to-School Checklist!
Welcome back, GoNoodlers! As you setup your classrooms, organize your books, dust off your work computer, and gather school supplies, don’t forget about your GoNoodle account. Walking through this simple checklist will ensure you’re ready to stretch, breathe, and dance on the first day of school!
When You Need Us, We’re Here for You!
Introducing a new, exciting way to navigate GoNoodle, making it easier to find all the content your family loves!
Back to FUN! Reduce back to school jitters at home or in the classroom.
Take on back to school and help students (& grownups!) refocus and spark creativity for the new year.
Level up movement with GoNoodle’s latest app: GoNoodle Games!
The free GoNoodle Games app gets kids jumping, ducking, and dodging with their favorite GoNoodle Champs - including fast-paced, energy-burning mini-games.
Hard Conversations And Finding The Right Words
With the rise of more challenging situations, we all need tools to navigate our emotions and have proactive conversations with our kids.
Celebrate American Heart Month With The Right Game Plan
Physically active kids learn better. When kids are physically active, they focus more, think more clearly, react to stress more calmly, and perform and behave better in the classroom,” said Eduardo Sanchez, M.D., MPH, FAAFP, the American Heart Association's chief medical officer for prevention.
Navigating Mental Health Challenges In Our Children's Lives
As parents, we’re scared and ashamed when we don’t immediately know how to help our kids. We’ve partnered with On Our Sleeves® - the movement to transform children's mental health through education, advocacy and research - to bring tools to parents and teachers to help kids through this time.
Navegando los desafíos de salud mental en la vida de nuestros niños
Estamos muy emocionados de decirles que nos hemos asociado con On Our Sleeves® la defensa y la investigación, para brindar herramientas a los padres y maestros para ayudar a los niños en este momento.
Challenges and Solutions for Families During The Pandemic
Parenting is hard. From the moment our adorable little cherubs enter the world, challenges arise that we, as parents, have to navigate without an instruction book. And as we start to get our feet under us and a sense that we actually know what we are doing, we are met with a new set of challenges.
Desafíos y soluciones para las familias durante la pandemia
La crianza de los hijos es difícil. Desde el momento en que nuestros adorables querubines entran al mundo, surgen desafíos que nosotros, como padres, tenemos que navegar sin un libro de instrucciones. Llamemos a este capítulo que nadie podría haber planeado o querido, La pandemia.
Understanding Our Children’s Social-Emotional Growth
Social-emotional growth takes time. It’s one of the most important building blocks of our kiddos’ health and well being. When nurtured, it can form a strong foundation to help our kids understand and manage their emotions, feel and show empathy for others, and make responsible decisions.
Comprender el crecimiento socioemocional de nuestros hijos
Como padres, cuidadores y modelos a seguir en la vida de nuestros hijos, escucharlos y saber las preguntas correctas que hacer puede guiarnos para ayudarlos a aprender cómo manejarse, afrontar y expresarse mejor.
Every Bite Matters
Do you have picky eaters, miniature foodies, or some of both at home? Finding a healthy balance between the dos and don’ts for all the food critics in your family is not as complicated as you might think.
Keep Your Kids Active Year-Round With NFL PLAY 60
NFL PLAY 60 Kids Day on February 3rd brought together thousands of kids to have fun and get physically active with their favorite teams, players, mascots, and cheerleaders.
Your Family’s Health Matters
Every March, Mercy Health - St. Rita’s Medical Center celebrates National Nutrition Month®. They wants to offer families and teachers healthy living and safety resources that can extend the celebration all year long.
A New Way To GoNoodle
Over the past year, our kiddos use of technology has ramped up even further. As parents and teachers, we are faced with the question, “How do we capture and retain kids’ attention without defaulting to more screen time?
The Benefits of Team Sports for Kids
NFL PLAY 60 is the National Football League’s national youth health and wellness campaign that encourages kids to get physically active for at least 60-minutes a day.
Supporting Kids’ Mental Health: Join Us in the Million Classroom Project
If 2020 taught us anything, it's that the mental health and wellness of people in communities around the world should be a priority.
Nice To Meet You Roblox, We're GoNoodle
Are your kiddos Roblox fans? Fall in love with our new game, GoNoodle Hide and Seek, as we expand good energy beyond the classroom and home into a space kids know and love.
Coach Terry’s Touchdown!
One of the parenting wonders of the world is the mindblowing amount of energy our kids can have after a full day of school, practice, and running around with friends on the playground. How can we help the energetic kids in our lives get the wiggles out when we need a break?
Help Students Manage Energy & Emotions with Mindfulness
Mindfulness is being talked about by teachers, parents, health providers, and the media, and its benefits abound, especially for kids.
GoNoodle and Classroom Routines: Free Printable Schedule Cards and Back to School Tips!
Mastering classroom transitions in order to maximize instructional time and create a calm ordered environment for students is a challenge all teachers face.
Introducing the GoNoodle Family Club
Introducing the GoNoodle Family Club: GoNoodle is on a mission to lead the charge in movement, mindfulness, and all-around awesomeness, and that’s why we are launching the GoNoodle Family Club.