WELNET® is a web-based software used to assess fitness and health through a collection of modules. WELNET® enables educators to measure the five components of physical fitness, check for understanding of fitness and health concepts, and track health related habits and behaviors.
Modules may be added at any time to your system. See below for more information about each module.
FITNESS MODULE is the only customizable fitness database available and is aligned with the Five for Life curriculum. The type and frequency of fitness measurements and goal setting are fully customizable to meet each client’s program needs. The fitness measurements required can be different for Elementary, Middle and High Schools. In addition, students can login to set goals and view their fitness measurements. WELNET® provides historical data and a variety of reporting options for students, parents, teachers, and administrators.
COGNITIVE ASSESSMENT MODULE can be used to assess student understanding of health and fitness concepts. This module can be used with the Five for Life curriculum or as a stand-alone module. The question bank contains 1,400 questions aligned with the Five for Life Curriculum. Users may also design their own questions and assessments based on their unique needs. WELNET® provides historical data, automatic scoring and a variety of reporting options for students, parents, teachers, and administrators.
BEHAVIOR LOG MODULE compiles student data to demonstrate how daily choices and behaviors affect activity, nutrition, sleep and hydration. Tracking information in these categories provides a well-rounded look at how student behavior affects overall health. These entries lay the groundwork for identifying patterns of behavior to encourage or correct. Students can monitor their own personal behaviors and assess how they can maintain or improve those behaviors over time. This supports the development of healthy habits and the creation of individual fitness plans providing a tailor-made approach unique to WELNET® and the Five for Life Program.
RUBRICS MODULE allows teachers to quickly and accurately assess a student’s mastery in a variety of motor skills and other skills. Districts can customize the set-up of selected skills and mastery points according to their own unique assessment plans. This fully customizable rubric system includes pre-loaded definitions, critical elements and descriptors for eighty motor skills. In addition, teachers can create their own rubrics and scoring guides for a variety of activities. WELNET® provides historical data and reporting options for students, parents, teachers, and administrators.
ONLINE LEARNING MODULE contains Five for Life Student Portfolio Series 1 and 2 as well as online courses Physical Education Level 1 and Level 2 to support student understanding of health and fitness concepts. It’s easy to use format includes unit guidelines, vocabulary, key assignments, formative and summative assessments and community outreach opportunities. Teachers can choose course length, order, content and assignments and can establish prerequisites and availability. Students can access with any internet-enabled device. The module allows teachers provide a flipped classroom for students to allow for a deeper understanding of health and fitness concepts without compromising activity time. In addition, teachers can provide online courses for credit recovery, summer school programs or online academies.
DATA ANALYSIS MODULE allows administrators to view completion rates for fitness measurements, cognitive assessments, motor skills, behavior logs and surveys. These reports can be viewed at teacher, class and school levels. This reporting system streamlines the time and effort to effectively monitor required program elements. The Data Analysis Module is the only module that collates data across several domains to allow administrators to have an accurate picture of data in their district.
SURVEY MODULE provides surveys for students, teachers and community partners. Included are commonly used surveys such as the Youth Risk Behavior Survey and Student Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey. Users may also design their own questions and surveys based on their unique needs. Aggregated survey results available for teachers and administrators.
WEARABLES MODULE allows teachers to integrate wearable devices into their Physical Education program. All data gathered by students through their devices is gathered in WELNET® for easy reporting. Supported devices from Movable include the Movband 2 and the Movband 3. Supported devices from Polar include the Loop, Loop 2, Loop Crystal, A300, A360, A370, M200, M400, M600, V800 and OH1. Supported devices from Garmin include vivoki, vivofit3, vivosmart HR, vivoactive HR, and vivofit jr. Each device must be used by a single student.