Schools

Nutrition & Physical Activity Tools for use in Schools

Planet Health

An interdisciplinary curriculum focused on improving the health and well-being of sixth through eighth grade students while building and reinforcing skills in language arts, math, science, social studies, and physical education.PH boy (ph_boy.png)

Teacher Information
Sample Lessons

Lesson 3: Food Power

Lesson 11: Problem Solving: Making Healthy Choices

Lesson 19: Passing the Sugar

Teacher Training

Teacher Workshop Presentation

Eat Well & Keep Moving

A school-based program to equip fourth and fifth grade students with the knowledge, skills, and supportive environment they need in order to lead healthier lives by choosing nutritious diets and being physically active.

Teacher Information

Sample Lessons

Lesson 1: Healthy Living

Lesson 7: Sugar Water: Think About Your Drink

Lesson 9: Prime-Time Smartness

Teacher Training

Eat Well & Keep Moving includes two teacher training workshops that discuss the latest nutrition education and physical activity topics, as well as provide a comprehensive overview of the Eat Well & Keep Moving program.

The first workshop is made up of six sessions and is designed to run for six hours.

Session 1: Introduction to Eat Well & Keep Moving
PowerPoint Presentation
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Session 2: The Good Life—Wellness
PowerPoint Presentation
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Session 3: Eat Well & Keep Moving Principles of Healthy Living
PowerPoint Presentation
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Session 4: The Five Food Groups and Nutrition Facts
PowerPoint Presentation
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Session 5: The Safe Workout
PowerPoint Presentation
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Session 6: Review of Classroom Lessons
PowerPoint Presentation
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The second workshop is a shorter version of the teacher training designed to be delivered in one 4½-hour session (with a half hour break for lunch), or it can spread over two two-hour sessions.

PowerPoint Presentation     PDF of Slides     PDF of Talking Points

State Curriculum Frameworks

Eat Well & Keep Moving addresses state curriculum frameworks for math, science, English language arts, social studies, comprehensive health and physical education. View a complete, lesson-by-lesson description of how Eat Well & Keep Moving matches up to your state’s curriculum frameworks.