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Jump Into Action: Teacher’s Guide

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Jump into actionSteve Ball
State Specialist and Associate Professor
Nutrition and Exercise Physiology
Ann Cohen
Associate State Nutrition Specialist
Nutrition and Exercise Physiology

Jump Into Action is a team-taught, school-based program to help fifth-grade students make healthy food choices and be more physically active.

The teacher’s guide is divided into three sections and includes lesson plans, teaching objectives, learning outcomes, instructional activities, teaching hints and equipment lists, references and additional resources.


  • Student outcomes
  • Activity
  • Discussion starters
  • Lesson plans



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