Through Jump Rope For Heart kids learn jump rope skills, how their heart works and raise money to help kids with special hearts. Have fun, learn how to stay healthy and make a difference in the lives of others.
It takes Heart to be a Hero, Watch & Listen:
Check out this site for infomation on how our body works.
These Heart Health Books are available in our School Library
Me and My Amazing Body
by Joan Sweeney; Annette Cable (Illustrator)
Part by part, fact by fact, each major part of the body is clearly and simply explained, including what it does and how it works.
by Terri DeGezelle
Introduces the heart and its function within the circulatory system. Also explains some heart diseases, and how to keep the heart healthy.
by Seymour Simon
About the size of a fist and weighing only about as much as one of your sneakers ...the heart pushes a stream of blood through sixty thousand miles of arteries, capillaries, and veins, a journey that carries nutrients and oxygen to every cell in your body.