Healthy Food Information
Seventh graders read and summarize the nutrition labels on food packages. They go to the grocery store and select healthy foods, write the nutritional information down on a worksheet, and cook and eat the selected healthy foods.
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"Youth Obesity: Schools Fight Back” Language Arts Lesson Plan
Kids fight obesity by comparing the USDA food intake suggestions to what they personally consume throughout the day. They watch a video, read texts, and explore related vocabulary which they use as they compose an oral presentation. Hand...
7th - 12th Health CCSS: Designed
New Review Critical Thinking through Core Curriculum: Using Print and Digital Newspapers
What is and what will be the role of newspapers in the future? Keeping this essential question in mind, class members use print, electronic, and/or web editions of newspapers, to investigate topics that include financial literary,...
3rd - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Lesson 2: Eating Out and Eating In (go lean with protein)
Youngsters explore the fat content found in many protein based food products, commonly purchased at fast food chains. They identify protein-based foods, their nutritional value, and then discuss how to eat healthy when eating at a...
5th - 7th Health
Short But Sweet
After analyzing and evaluating news summaries found in the New York Times "Week in Review" section, middle schoolers study the steps for summarizing a news article briefly and accurately. They write two news summaries: one on a newspaper...
6th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable