P.S. I Love You Foundation’s KidsExcel Sports was developed in collaboration with Beach Cities Health District, and Redondo Beach’s Children Development Center for at-risk children ages 5 to 13 that attend Title 1 Schools. (Title 1 means at least 51% of the attending children are at-risk) Approximately 30 children are involved in each program.
KidsExcel Sports is a twelve-week program where instructors teach a set curriculum involving interactive volleyball training to influence: positive character development, increase self–esteem and promote healthy body awareness through individual and team sport work.
Through KidsExcel Sports children can:
- Increase leadership skills; provide repetitive tools and habits for guidance and control both in and out of the classroom.
- Inspire students to extend concentration techniques while building healthy bodies; provide interactive activity that engages an holds weekly interest
- Build self confidence through good practice; provide feeling of accomplishment
- Develop respectful attitudes toward themselves and others through team building and self-assurance
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