Educational or Curriculum

Organ Wise Guys Curriculum

Initiative Description: A school-based obesity prevention intervention that included dietary, curricula, and physical activity components on body mass index (BMI) percentiles and academic performance among low-income elementary school children. Programming included a thematic set of nutrition activities. each intervention school received an OrganWise Guys kit. The OrganWise Guys curriculum integrates nutrition, physical activity, and other lifestyle behavior messages to help children understand the importance of making healthy lifestyle + increased opportunities for physical activity during the school day

Study Results: Maintained healthy BMI.

Level of Evidence: 2 out of 5 stars Good