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  • G.K.D. Matric. Hr. Sec. School, - COIMBATORE
    • Proudly
    • presents
    • A valuable
    • project
    • on
  • FEEL
      • To create healthy future generation by eliminating the problem of obesity among school children
    • The school getting lot of prizes in sports activities .
    • We imagine having children with good physique in our school.
    • To reduce junk food among the younger generation .
  • DO’s
    • To reach this goal , we have provided food chart to school students.
    • Topics on food and nutrition in curriculum is included.
    • Physical education classes is imparted everyday.
    • Extra - curricular activities is introduced where more agility is involved
    • Children coming by bicycle to school is encouraged .
    • Sale of chat items, cheese balls , soft drinks and high calorie snacks in school canteen is banned .
    • To reach our goal we have provided food chart to students. We have instructed the students to increase the consumption of fruits & vegetables as well as legumes, whole grains and nuts and limit their intake of sugars and toffees.
    • MONDAY - Vegetable salad
    • TUESDAY - Sprouted cereals
    • WEDNESDAY - Egg / Sundal of chenna,moong dhal, peas, Soya chunk etc.
    • THURSDAY - Greens and Dhal
    • FRIDAY - Fresh fruits / Fruit Juice/ Fruit
    • salad Along with their regular meals.
  • SCHOOL GYM Kids Gym
    • To burn the calories used, student’s physical activity is boosted. 30 minutes of regular exercise in gym , yoga , skating etc. is encouraged.
  • Students in skating
    • The 400 mts track in the school is busy in the morning hours for running and other athletic practices .The school has announced that all obese students reducing 2 to 3 kg of their weight in six months time will be given a special recognition.
    • The students will be presented with a pair of sports shoes.For this purpose month wise weight is also taken for the obese students and a chart is maintained .
    • Here comes the
    • BMI chart
  • Normal 1.45 48 11 R. Gokul Normal 1.36 43 12 Pradeep.P Normal 1.35 45 10 R.Vishnu Obese 1.35 63 8 V.Krishang Obese 1.57 62 13 Prakash.S Normal 1.50 48 12 R.Sriram Over weight 1.46 57 12 Shane.S.D. Normal 1.35 42 10 Pravin.N.R. Over weight 1.29 45 9 S.Sarvesh Over weight 1.32 52 9 K.Srinethesh BMI Rating Height In meters Weight In Kg Age Name
    • From the data collected we found the homemakers say that their kids prefer fast food over home cooked food.The parents also opt for branded packaged food as it is convenient.
    • Another reason found was that these students live in a nuclear family setup .Most of their mothers are career oriented hence readymade food items are preferred.
    • From the statistical data collected we have understood the younger students in the school are more in number in overweight as well as in obese compared to the elder students.
    • As a value addition the school has also purchased an electronic digital weighing scale
    Out come !
    • In the parents meeting dietician have been invited to speak about the importance of having balanced food for their children
    • In due course we have decided to reduce the obese students in the primary level by maintaining the chart to check their weight .
    • Project prepared by:
    • 1.D.Abilash
    • 2.P.Nivin Krishnan
    • 3.G.Kartheepan
    • 4.R.Gowtham
    • 5.M.Sabarinath
    • Chief Mentor : Ms.Prasanna Radhakrishnan
    • Mentor : Mrs.Padma Rekha