TECHFIT - Toolkit

Each school's teacher team will receive one TECHFIT toolkit. The toolkit will include a combination of hardware, software, and instructional materials to allow the teachers to complete program activities as well as deliver the afterschool program to their students. Below is a sampling of possible components of the toolkit:

  • Fitness hardware such as heart rate monitors and pedometers
  • Animation tools such as Scratch and Alice
  • CAD tools such as Autodesk Inventor
  • Controls/electronics hardware such as microcontrollers, interface screens, pushbuttons, sensors, lights, alarms
  • Documentation on each of the components above
  • Instructions for building sample exergames
  • Access to the TECHFIT web community

This project is supported by the National Science Foundation, awards DRL-1312215 and DRL-1640178. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.