Helping families to create a healthier future for kids.
The following information sheets and activities help families work together to encourage healthy behaviors that can help your kids reduce the risk of developing certain Noncommunicable Diseases (NCDs) like diabetes and cardiovascular disease by learning about the importance of nutrition and physical fitness.
Self-paced modules are interactive online sessions that allow your student to learn about key concepts at his or her own pace. They feature animation, interactive activities, and a quiz with immediate feedback. Your student may complete these modules with his or her class or group, but you are also welcome to complete them together as a family.
In this module, kids learn about what happens to our bodies when we exercise, why exercising is good for us, and the risks associated with not exercising, including the development of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs), such as high blood pressure, heart disease, and type 2 diabetes.
In this module, kids learn how eating nutritious foods can help keep them healthy, and the risks associated with making poor food choices, such as an increased risk of developing noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) like high blood pressure, heart disease, and type 2 diabetes.