Researching Good Health
Students examine the recommended guidelines for physical activity and nutrition. They evaluate a kid-friendly website for nutrition and fitness information to answer questions on a worksheet.
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New Review Does Cough Medicine Really Work?
There is no good evidence supporting the effectiveness of cough medicine. Although marketing and consumerism leads to a billion dollar industry, research does not show consistent results. An episode of the ACS Reaction series explores...
4 mins 9th - Higher Ed Science CCSS: Adaptable
When Something's Missing: Diagnosing Vitamin Deficiencies
The New York Times "Education" section posts an extensive instructional activity on vitamin and mineral deficiencies. It involves class discussion, examination of food packaging labels, and the reading of a blog post about Vitamin D. The...
6th - 9th Health
How Playing Sports Benefits Your Body ... and Your Brain
Exercising is undeniably beneficial for our brains and bodies. But how do these benefits compare to the participation and joining of a sports team? Watch an educational video to discover the psychological and health benefits of joining a...
4 mins 7th - 12th Physical Education CCSS: Adaptable