Fit from the Start
This class was designed to examine current information related to childhood obesity and to identify strategies that early childhood educators can utilize to encourage healthy eating habits and movement in young children.
- define obesity
- identify some of the factors related to the rise in obesity in young children
- learn strategies that can be implemented in classroom settings to increase healthy habits!
- review NAP SACC, a research-based assessment tool and intervention used in North Carolina to increase healthy habits in child care
Core of Knowledge: 1.5 hours Curriculum and 1.5 hours Health, Safety, Nutrition