We found 49 resources with the concept nutritional needs
In Search of Essential Nutrients (Grades 6-8)
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Critical thinking skills and discussion lead to an understanding of which nutrients are essential for both humans and plants. The first installment of the five-part series explains why nutrients must be in a specific form in order to use...
Healthy Body Image: A Lesson Plan for High School Students
9th - 12th
How does your class view themselves? High schoolers explore body image through a series of four activities. Groups collaborate to examine the changes we experience as a part of growing up, how the media influences body image, and healthy...
Do Vitamin Supplements Really Work?
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Is that multivitamin really keeping you healthy and balanced? Junior nutritionists weigh the pros and cons using a video from the American Chemical Society's Reactions playlist. Topics covered include types of vitamins and minerals, what...
What is a Complete Breakfast?
4 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Start your day—and your class—off right with an interesting video about breakfast! The resource, part of the American Chemical Society's Reactions series, tackles the most important meal of the day. The narrator explains what makes for a...
Space, Gravity, and the Human Body
5th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What happens to the human skeleton when it has been in space for an extended time? What does a reduced-gravity environment do to our bodies? Can we learn about our own skeletons by taking apart a chicken carcass? Explore the concepts of space and human physiology through a series of labs, lessons, and research in these 10 resources. Pick and choose or do all of them!
Pre-K - 2nd CCSS: Adaptable
Basic cleanliness, oral hygiene, exercising, eating healthy foods, and acknowledging your feelings and emotions are some of the necessities in maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Exposing children to healthy habits at an early age allows them to begin living healthy lives from the start. Use this collection of activities and lessons to improve and promote a sense of positive well-being.