Idaho - HE K-12 curriculum—benefits of physical activity (MS): Curricula
Nutrition & Physical Activity
To be ready to learn and achieve their fullest potential, adolescents need to be well nourished and physically active. In order to enhance physical, mental, emotional, and social wellness, students will acquire the knowledge and skills to make healthy food choices and to engage in lifelong physical activity. The benefits include enhanced energy level, academic performance, self-image, and ability to prevent disease.