Body Composition and Body Mass Index

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Body Composition and Body Mass Index


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Type: Learning Activity


This resource provides information about Body Composition and Body Mass Index and provides a B.M.I. calculator and B.M.I table as a student learning tool. The waist circumference tool also provides an idea of whether your B.M.I. combined with your waist circumference increases your risk for developing obesity-associated diseases or conditions.

This alignment results from the ALEX Health/PE COS Resource Alignment Summit.

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 9-12
Health Education
HE.6.1) Assess personal health status and health practices to establish a baseline for setting health and fitness goals.

Examples: blood pressure, resting heart rate, BMI, vaccination status

Tags: Body Composition, Body Mass Index, Health, Nutrition
License Type: Attribution
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Partnered Event: Health/PE COS Summit
AccessibilityText Resources: Content is organized under headings and subheadings

This is an informational and digital tool that students will need access to a digital device for the best use of student engagement. 

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Author: Kristen Barnett
The event this resource created for:Health/PE COS Summit