Get Active Outdoors!
Walking, biking, in-line skating, & skateboarding are all important sources of physical activity for children and youth. Kids who use active transportation to get to and from school can accumulate up to 45 more minutes daily of physical activity compared to kids who get to school via car or bus.
Walking to school is one of the easiest ways to build physical activity into your kids' daily routine. If you're thinking about getting started, go to the Saskatchewan in motion website by clicking here for tips addressing the most common concerns around walking to school.