Physical Activity Intervention Programs

Examples of Enhanced school-based physical education interventions, which are recommended by the Community Preventive Services Task Force
Program Title & Description
(12 programs)
Program Focus Population Focus
School-based program designed to promote healthy dietary habits and increase physical activity among elementary school students. ( 2004 )
NIDDK (Grant number: DK59213)
Intervention Category: Enhanced school-based physical education interventions and School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity
Behavior Modification School Children
The program is designed to promote healthy dietary habits and increase physical activity among children aged 10-11 years to reduce obesity. ( 2013 )
Intervention Category: Enhanced school-based physical education interventions
Awareness building and Behavior Modification School Children
Designed to promote healthy eating habits and increase physical activity among children and adolescents. ( 1996 )
NHLBI (Grant number: HL39927) , NHLBI (Grant number: HL39582) , NHLBI (Grant number: HL39870) , NHLBI (Grant number: HL33906) , NHLBI (Grant number: HL39880) , CDC: Prevention Research Center (Grant number not available.)
Intervention Category: Classroom-based health education interventions focused on providing information, Enhanced school-based physical education interventions, Family-based social support interventions and School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity
Behavior Modification School Children
Designed to promote healthy dietary habits and physical activity to reduce obesity. ( 2013 )
NINR (Grant number: 1 R01NR012171)
Intervention Category: Classroom-based health education interventions focused on providing information, School-based programs and Enhanced school-based physical education interventions
Awareness building, Behavior Modification and Self-efficacy School Children
School-based program designed to increase physical activity and promote healthy dietary habits among 4th and 5th grade students. ( 1999 )
USDA (Grant number not available.)
Intervention Category: Classroom-based health education interventions focused on providing information, Enhanced school-based physical education interventions and School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity
Behavior Modification School Children
Designed to increase physical activity and promote healthy dietary habits among Grade 6-8 level students. ( 2004 )
NHLBI (Grant number: HL545644)
Intervention Category: Enhanced school-based physical education interventions
Behavior Modification School Children
Designed to promote healthy dietary habits and increase physical activity to reduce obesity. ( 2010 )
NIDDK (Grant number: R01DK063107) , NCRR (Grant number: M01RR00400)
Intervention Category: School-based programs, Enhanced school-based physical education interventions and School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity
Behavior Modification and Motivation Overweight/Obese Individuals
School-based program designed to increase physical activity and promote healthy dietary habits to reduce obesity among 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students. ( 1999 )
NICHD (Grant number: HD30780) , CDC: Prevention Research Center (Grant number: U48/CCU115807)
Intervention Category: Classroom-based health education interventions focused on providing information, Enhanced school-based physical education interventions and School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity
Behavior Modification School Children
Designed to increase physical activity among 4th and 5th grade students. ( 1997 )
NHLBI (Grant number: HL44467)
Intervention Category: Enhanced school-based physical education interventions
Behavior Modification School Children
Designed to increase physical activity and promote healthy dietary habits among adolescents. ( 2004 )
Intervention Category: Enhanced school-based physical education interventions and School-based programs promoting nutrition and physical activity
Behavior Modification School Children
Designed to increase physical activity among students. ( 2015 )
Intervention Category: Enhanced school-based physical education interventions
Awareness building, Behavior Modification and Self-efficacy School Children
School-based program designed to increase physical activity among students. ( 2006 )
Carol M. White Physical Education program of the U.S. Department of Education (Grant number: S215F020400)
Intervention Category: Enhanced school-based physical education interventions
Behavior Modification School Children