In a sensitive manner, this set provides students with an interactive understanding of how excess body weight can impact their mobility and overall health. Features a large, 4"-thick pad that attaches around the midsection and two 2"-thick pads that simulate added weight in the thighs. Each pad has an adjustable strap. Students perform a series of activities without and then with the pads and are asked how the extra weight affected their mobility. Comes with activity guide designed for use with Grades 3–6.