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Planet Health free pdf "Planet Health" is now revised with the latest information and supported by a bound-in CD-ROM and website with free access. Now more than ever, this proven programme is an innovative, interdisciplinary approach to health education. Readers will use this curriculum to teach students about nutrition and physical activity while building skills and competencies in language, maths, science, social studies and physical education. Focusing on this common instructional theme will strengthen connections among academic disciplines for students and teachers. Every "Planet Health" lesson engages students through specifying discussion ideas for small and/or large groups to cooperatively learn and solve health-related issues. Higher-level thinking and cognition are encouraged by active discussion and social development is enhanced by working with peers in groups.

About Jill Carter

Jill Carter, MA, MEd, is a project director for the Harvard Prevention Research Centre on Nutrition and Physical Activity. Jean Wiecha, PhD, serves as deputy director at the Harvard Prevention Research Centre on Nutrition and Physical Activity. Karen E. Peterson, RD, ScD, is an associate professor of nutrition in the departments of maternal and child health and nutrition at the Harvard School of Public Health as well as co-investigator at the Harvard Prevention Research Centre. Steven L. Gortmaker, PhD, is a senior lecturer in the department of health and social behaviour at the Harvard School of Public Health and principal investigator and director of the Harvard Research Prevention Centre.

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Author : Jill Carter
Publisher : Human Kinetics Publishers
Data Published : 01 September 2007
ISBN : 0736069186
EAN : 9780736069182
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 576 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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