Food and Health

People often follow food and diet rules that they believe will help them reach their health goals. These rules might be what to eat, what not to eat, when to eat, or even how to eat. All of this can become overwhelming and cause even the most motivated health-seeker...
 

The purpose of nutrition month is to help the public become aware of the importance of good nutrition and a healthful eating plan.
 

Looking for compelling nutrition posters to brighten your walls with motivation and education? You have come to the right place!
 
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Terri Marcus has two bulletin boards downstairs in Chattanooga State Technical Community College for general students to see. One is a departmental bulletin board in which they are currently doing different months for the “Year of Science” (why not make each month part of a year of health?). This features different topics. They have local, ... Educator Idea File: Great Displays
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This is a game you can play with any topic - nutrition, fad diets, diabetes, heart disease, wellness, fruits and veggies, etc. It can be played easily with any age group and is from Kathleen Upton, RD, LMNT. Each player gets a sheet of paper and divides it into 2 or 3 sections for 2 ... Educator Idea File: Category-Style Game
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This works great with field trips where the students may not have any experience, such as a farm or farmer’s market. The students will write down predictions they have about what they will see or perhaps what is for sale at the market. During the field trips they will...
Cooking

Cut holes in small boxes big enough for a hand to go through. Place different fruits or vegetables that would be challenging for your audience in your boxes. The students must reach in the box and guess what secret fruit or vegetable is inside just by feeling it. This...