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Teacher Resources by Grade
|1st - 2nd||3rd - 4th|
|5th - 6th||7th - 8th|
|9th - 10th||11th - 12th|
Grocery Store Scavenger Hunt: Researching Nutrition to Advertise for Health
|Grades||6 – 8|
|Lesson Plan Type||Unit|
|Estimated Time||Seven 50-minute sessions|
Grades K – 12 | Student Interactive | Organizing & Summarizing
This interactive tool allows students to create Venn diagrams that contain two or three overlapping circles, enabling them to organize their information logically.
Grades K – 6 | Calendar Activity |  December 3
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.
ACTIVITIES & PROJECTS
Grades 6 – 8 | Activity & Project
Encourage children and teens to make healthful food choices by having them explore the foods they eat and the ways those foods are advertised.