McDonald's giving out fitness trackers in Happy Meals


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – McDonald's is giving away activity trackers with Happy Meals for a limited time.

The "STEP-it" fitness tracker will be in every Happy Meal sold in the U.S. and Canada.

VIDEO: McDonald's activity tracker

There are six trackers in various colors. They blink slowly or quickly depending on a child's activity.

“Physical activity is important to everyone of all ages. We very much support children’s well-being,” Michelle McIlmoyle, McDonald’s Canada senior marketing manager, said in a statement.

The trackers will be available for four weeks.