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Grocery Store Scavenger Hunt: Researching Nutrition to Advertise for Health

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Grocery Store Scavenger Hunt: Researching Nutrition to Advertise for Health

Grades 6 – 8
Lesson Plan Type Unit
Estimated Time Seven 50-minute sessions
Lesson Author

Jaime R. Wood

Jaime R. Wood

Portland, Oregon

Publisher

National Council of Teachers of English

 

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STUDENT INTERACTIVES

Grades   K – 12  |  Student Interactive  |  Organizing & Summarizing

Venn Diagram

This interactive tool allows students to create Venn diagrams that contain two or three overlapping circles, enabling them to organize their information logically.

 

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CALENDAR ACTIVITIES

Grades   K – 6  |  Calendar Activity  |  December 3

Dr. Christian Barnard performed the first human heart transplant.

Students talk about the causes of heart disease and the role that diet and exercise play. Then, students find healthy dessert recipes and vote on one dessert to make in class.

 

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ACTIVITIES & PROJECTS

Grades   6 – 8  |  Activity & Project

What’s in This? Investigating Nutrition Information

Encourage children and teens to make healthful food choices by having them explore the foods they eat and the ways those foods are advertised.

 

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