Educational or Curriculum

Food and Fitness Fun Education Program (FFFEP)

Initiative Description:  5 physical activity lessons were included in the curriculum and presented each week, but were practiced daily. The lessons emphasized team building. Staff training and 2 meetings with parents were included.

Study Results: Moderate increase in PA

Reference: Carson, D. E., & Reiboldt, W. (2011). An after‐school program on nutrition and physical activity for elementary school children. Family and Consumer Sciences Research Journal, 39(3), 267–278.

Level of Evidence: 2 out of 5 stars Good