Working out before a class can help your grades

Research shows that exercise increases neurotransmitter production in your brain which enhances your ability to focus and increases memory. Learning Community: Fit for life, smart for life is a great way to increase your overall health and wellness and boost your math grades at the same time. This exciting new opportunity links KNACT 120 - Physical Fitness and Math 090 - Elementary Algebra together to increase your opportunity for success. These are linked classes, so you will need to register for both sections.

KNACT 120-3029 - Tuesday and Thursday 9:30-10:30 a.m., 1 unit

This is an activity course designed to improve fitness through participation in flexibility, balance and resistance training, core strengthening, and cardiovascular exercise.

Math 090-1063 - Monday-Thursday 11-12:05 p.m., 5 units

This course is an introduction to the techniques and reasoning of algebra, including linear equations and inequalities, development and use of formulas, algebraic expressions, systems of equations, graphs and introduction to quadratic equations.

For more information contact:

Shelly Pierson 925-969-2751 or spierson@dvc.edu