Description: A program for fifth grade students that teaches nutrition and physical activity education with a goal of preventing or reducing the risk of Type 2 diabetes.
Curriculum/program overview: Jump Into Action is an educational program designed to reduce the increasing development of Type 2 Diabetes in elementary-aged children by improving their knowledge, self-efficacy and behaviors regarding Type 2 diabetes prevention.
Contact person: Steve Ball
Evaluation tool: extension.missouri.edu/hes/evaluation/evaluationforms.htm
Fee information: $500/classroom for 2 years of program support, Teacher delivered
Program website: extension.missouri.edu/hes/jumpintoaction/