Childrens Risk

A whole-class kinesthetic demonstration of what it means to be in a "risk group" for developing heart disease based on family history/genetics.

Prior Knowledge Needed


Time Required

Class Time: 15 minutes
Prep Time: 10 minutes


Risk Continuum Print-and-Go

Risk Continuum Worksheet PDF Risk Continuum Worksheet PDF

Diagrams are provided to help set up the demonstration. Download the activity.

Utah Department of Health

Supported by the Utah Department of Health Chronic Disease Genomics Program through Cooperative Agreement Number U58/CCU822802 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.