Movement and Menus: Physical Activity and Nutrition for School Age Children
Course Learning Objectives
Describe the characteristics of healthy physical activity and the importance of physical activity in school age and adolescent development
- Describe the elements of proper nutrition and the importance of proper nutrition in school age and adolescent development
- Relate the importance of physical activity and proper nutrition to various ways school age programs can provide support
schedule 1 Hour
star_outline 0.10 CEUs
computer 1 year unlimited access
verified_user Certificate of completion
face Early childhood training approval
Physical activity and nutrition are important for the healthy development and growth of school age children. However, with the changing expectations and funding for school programs, providing worthwhile activity and eating experiences has become a bit more difficult.
This course will examine the physical and nutritional needs of school age children and how programs can support healthier options for school age children.