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Starches and Fats
Students observe the presence of starches and fats in different foods. For this science lesson plan, students distinguish between a food that contains starch and a food that contains fats, define the terms starches and fats, and classify foods as starches or fats.
3rd - 6th Science 3 Views 1 Download
Review of Ionic and Covalent Compounds and Transitioning from Ionic to Covalent Compounds
Here is a unique assigment: compare and contrast ionic and covalent compounds in an extensive data table and then analyze Lewis dot structures in antoher. Three columns are to befilled in: "characteristic or feature," "applies to ionic bonds," and "applies to covalent bonds.
9th - 12th Science 19 Views 197 Downloads
In this fats worksheet, learners review what fats are made up of, where fats come from, and how our body uses fats. Then students access a website to compare good fats and bad fats. This worksheet has 1 graphic organizer, 13 short answer and 14 fill in the blank questions.
9th - Higher Ed Science 3 Views 2 Downloads
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 worksheet 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 88 Views 50 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Meet the Calorie
What is a calorie and how does it work? How many calories do we consume in a typical day, and how many do our cells need to function well? Your learners will answer these questions and more using a worksheet, which includes informational text, discussion questions, and a follow-up activity.
6th - 10th Health 31 Views 18 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
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
Pupils, testing various foods for fat content by rubbing food samples on paper. Students identify what and who the US Food and Drug Administration is in reference to the Food Pyramid. Pupils write the name of each food brought in to class in the appropriate pyramid space for each of the food groups.
6th - 8th Health 3 Views 1 Download
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
Students 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