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Classroom Comparison of Fat Intake
Students bring in their fat diaries and work in pairs to calculate their average fat intake per day during the week of data collection. The whole class gathers to calculate their total fat intake and average fat intake per student per week and per day.
K - 5th Math 3 Views 1 Download
New Review Nutrition Label Worksheet
Nutritional labels are everywhere, yet so few of us take the time to use them! Here is a instructional activity that learners can use to practice calculating such features as calories, carbohydrates, and serving size based on real examples of nutritional fact labels.
6th - 10th Health 82 Views 47 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Personal Health Series - Healthy Snacking Quiz
Test your learners' healthy snacking know-how with this quiz. This quiz is made up of 10 questions about how to choose a healthy snack. Topics include food labels, carbohydrates, healthy snack choices, and high-fat foods. Use this quiz to guide a short unit on healthy snacking in your class.
6th - 9th Health 16 Views 131 Downloads
Do Something About… Eating Healthy - Vital Vitamins
The two-day "Vital Vitamins" lesson from Do Something, Inc. is all about vitamins. Learners pair up to research a specific vitamin. There are two categories: water-soluble and fat-soluble. They research and write an information card on their particular vitamin and then choose to create a sign, an informational video, or build a small website to present their information.
9th - 12th Health 3 Views 2 Downloads
Covalent Bonding and Molecular Structures
There are 66 objectives to be covered by upcoming chemists if they complete this two-chapter assignment. It encompasses all of the information needed to deal with covalent bonds and molecular geometry. Colorful diagrams display the molecular orbital structures.
11th - Higher Ed Science 71 Views 217 Downloads
The Chemistry of Life
A smooth sequence of slides introduces biology learners to chemistry concepts that are vital to understanding life processes. It also can serve as an outstanding overview of introductory organic chemistry principles. From the atom, to elements, to special properties of water, to the organic macromolecules, all bases are covered.
9th - 12th Science 31 Views 120 Downloads
Food & Science - How Healthy is Your Diet?
Learners experiment with various foods to determine fat and starch content. They rub jam, peanut butter, bananas, and other foods in a small circle on a piece of paper, and observe the results. If there is a high fat content in the foods, the paper will be transparent.
4th - 5th Science 9 Views 25 Downloads
Diet Evaluation Project
Students record two consecutive days of food intake. They identify which nutrients are below 70%. They compare diet composition between protein, fats, and carbohydrates. They evaluate fat in the diet to fall below the American Cancer Society recommendation of less than 30%.
6th - 8th Health 5 Views 6 Downloads
Do Your Heart A Flavor: Eat Heart-Healthy Foods
Learners discuss what they believe to be a heart healthy diet. In groups, they describe how a diet high in sugar and fat affects the body. Using a computer, they put foods into the correct place in the food pyramid and discuss how moderation and variety are part of a healthy diet.
1st - 5th Health 3 Views 9 Downloads
What Happens When You Have a Heart Attack?
Students discover what happens to the body during a heart attack. In groups, they examine and discuss the effects of fat and cholesterol buildup in the arteries. They describe ways to remain active and eating properly to keep the arteries from not blocking.
K - 5th Health 3 Views 7 Downloads
Whip up a Storm of Writing Ideas
Need a key to unlock writer's block? Introduce your writers to four easy steps that will release them from their mental prison. The brainstorming worksheet, designed to set free their imaginations, even has an answer key.
6 mins 7th - 12th Language Arts 14 Views 16 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Body Mass Index (BMI)
How do you calculate your Body Mass Index, and why is this information a valuable indicator of health? Your class members will discover not only what BMI is and practice calculating it using the height and weight of six fictitious individuals, but in the process they will also learn valuable skills of interpreting information, analyzing data, and drawing conclusions based on evidence.
3rd - 8th Science 77 Views 46 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Scientific Root Words, Prefixes, and Suffixes
It's hard to imagine that anything was missed on this five-page list of science roots, prefixes, and suffixes! Listed in alphabetical order, all are included in a single, two-column list. This may be especially useful for advanced science classes or as a reference when working on scientific literacy.
9th - 12th Science 14 Views 12 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable