Re: [Discuss-sudbury-model] On Playing Frogger

From: Heidi Crane <bunsofaluminum60_at_hotmail.com>
Date: Sun Mar 2 22:02:01 2003

My lingering concern, however,
>is that I see so many kids these days with out of shape bodies. So much
>play is sedentary, it seems. I would think that they would naturally find
>a
>balance- get up and play actively in some way, when they needed to. It
>doesn't look that way, though. Perhaps some things have more of a draw
>than
>others and there's only so much time in the day??

Yup, that was another concern...the gaining of weight. But if they have work
to do every day, even if they get a few hours of games or TV, it should
balance out. This is something I'm considering as I hammer out how this
"learner-directed" education might look in our family.

thanks, Anne

Heidi

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