Joy of moving in Brazil
Brazil is the first country, after Italy, to receive the complete Joy of moving methodology, which aims to nurture the joy and pleasure of sports and physical activity among children and youth.
In all, 200 teachers and assistants participated in two training sessions (October 2018 and March 2019) with the participation of Italian experts and university professors from Brazil.
The method is being implemented in the municipal public schools of Poços de Caldas and already benefits more than 9 thousand children.
All the didactic material developed in Italy has been translated into Portuguese, such as the explanatory guide, practical guides with activity orientation, explanatory booklets for children and their families, videos forms that allow children to make their own assessments in a fun way and even posters for be hung in classrooms with blank spaces for the children to fill in creatively. In addition, the program has an online e-learning platform, which is also available in Portuguese.