When children play together, they learn and live together!

Young Athletes can be used in preschool or physical education classroom to promote social inclusion and improve gross motor, social and cognitive skills.

Benefits

  • Children learn how to play with others and develop important skills for learning.
  • Young Athletes is a fun way for children to get fit.
  • Young Athletes is developmentally appropriate and supports the New Jersey Teaching and Learning Standards for Preschool and the Head Start Learning Domains.
  • Young Athletes is the start of a continuum of inclusive physical education and social opportunities in school.

Contact Us

For information on Young Athletes in your school, please contact yapinfo@sonj.org.