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Barriers to Healthy Decision Making

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Barriers to Healthy Decision Making


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Type: Informational Material


This resource is a Prezi presentation created by Matt Searles. He explains this idea: "You have to balance between your heart and your brain, leaning too much towards one side leads to problems. Sometimes, the best decision isn't the easiest path to take... but, it is the right one in the long term." The Prezi presentation provides barriers to healthy decision making.

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.1.6) Compare and contrast the benefits of and barriers to practicing a variety of healthy behaviors.

a. Identify factors that impact nutritional choices.

Examples: planning healthy meals, accessibility of healthy and unhealthy foods

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 9-12
Health Education
HE.5.1) Examine barriers that can hinder healthy decision-making.

Examples: peer pressure, cultural pressures, socio-economic status

Tags: Barriers, Health Education, Healthy Behaviors, Healthy Decision Making
License Type: Custom Permission Type
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Partnered Event: Health/PE COS Summit

The resource is free to use as is. If you want to make a copy of the Prezi Presentation, you will need to answer questions about your intentions of use. You can also sign up for Prezi for free as an additional way to present information in your class.

There is not enough information in the resource to be a standalone activity. This resource provides informational material that would be collected to develop your own activities to teach about barriers that can hinder healthy decision-making.


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Author: Amber Ensley
The event this resource created for:Health/PE COS Summit