Nutrition Teacher Resources
An apple a day keeps the doctor away? Explore what really constitutes proper nutrition, and encourage your learners to develop healthy eating practices and make smart food choices on a daily basis.
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New Review Calorie Expenditure Assessment
Discover how many calories you burn on average through activities like rock climbing, swimming, tennis, and volleyball with this calorie expenditure worksheet. The document encourages learners to draw connections between nutrition and...
6th - 10th Health CCSS: Adaptable
Nutritional value unit integrated with Microsoft Works
Young scholars generate a database of nutritional value information. In this Microsoft Works lesson, students construct a database comparing the nutritional value of foods. Young scholars use Microsoft Works to create spreadsheets and...
4th - 5th 21st Century Skills
Evaluating Information on Food Labels
What kinds of foods include corn? Corn syrup? Start by viewing a clip of Food Inc. with your middle or high schoolers. Then, study a list of corn-derived ingredients, encouraging your class to see how many food products contain corn. A...
7th - 12th English Language Arts
Separation of Powers
In a fun and informative simulation, your learners will act in groups as lead chefs, menu writers, and nutrition inspectors in deciding a new school lunch menu. They will then compare and contrast their experience to the interaction...
6th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
"Yo Quiero a Glob of Lard" How To Figure the Nutritional Value of Foods
Sometimes students' favorite restaurants aren't the healthiest! Using this nutrition learning exercise, they determine the nutritional value of their favorite foods. Breaking down foods into 6 nutrient groups, students apply simple math...
6th - 10th Math