Larry Ferlazzo, a school teacher in Sacremento, CA, recently posted a list of resources and articles on hisblog linking the learning benefits from exercise, especially in children.
He contributes nearly a dozen sources that offer the benefits of exercise in learning:
How Exercise Fuels the Brain is from The New York Times.
How Exercise Jogs the Brain is from Scientific American.
Bikes, Balls in Class: How Phys Ed Transformed One School is from ABC News.
Exercise Helps Students in the Classroom is from NPR.
A Fit Body Means a Fit Mind is from Edutopia.
Phys Ed: Can Exercise Make Kids Smarter? is from The New York Times.
Morning exercise to spark kids’ learning is from CBC News.
How Exercise Could Lead to a Better Brain seems quite interesting and useful.
New Study: Exercise Helps Learning & Memory
How Exercise Can Jog the Memory is a report on a recent study, and it was written up in The New York Times.