Body Mass Index Teacher Resources
The Body Mass Index (BMI) has long been used as an indicator of a healthy weight-to-height ratio. Instructors might introduce the study of the BMI with a short video or show their students how to calculate their own. There’s also an app for that; but you might want to check out our review before purchasing it.
A lesson about leptin deficiency and an investigation of the hypothalamus underscores the need for a healthy diet, a PowerPoint presents viewers with information about the digestive system and the importance of nutrients, and an interactive permits learners to see how diet and exercise choices affect their weight and percentage of body fat.