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This lesson focuses on how green space improves neighborhood health by providing space for recreation. Students study the relationship between time outdoors and obesity.

  • 4 activities
  • 1 class period
  • Strategies: Brainstorm, cooperative groups, generate data and analyze, make connections, read for information
  • Standards alignment:
    • NGSS: n/a
    • Connections to health: disease (obesity, diabetes) and healthy choices

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