The Waltons are a large family living together, consisting of a mother, a father, 4 boys and 3 girls, a grandmother and a grandfather. This family lives together and functions….
Do you think that you fall prey to weight bias?
1. Do you think that you fall prey to weight bias? What about your classmates? If so, why? How might
weight bias negatively influence physical activity participation of people who are overweight or
obese? What should you do if a classmate is demonstrating weight bias?
2. You have befriended an international student who joined your athletic team but has never been
out of her home country before. Based on what you know about acculturating immigrant athletes,
design a program to help her make the transition to your team and a new country