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Black Tiger Academy Martial Arts Fitness Unit - Lesson 16
3rd - 6th
“The person who really wants to do something finds a way; the other person finds an excuse.”—Author Unknown. Black Tiger Academy’s martial arts lesson 16 of 20 begins talking about calories. The class takes a look at menus from Burger...
Lose It! – Calorie Counter and Weight Loss Tracker
6th - Higher Ed
Record calorie and nutritional content, exercise, and weight loss with this functional application. As part of a nutrition or health class, open the eyes of teenagers to the make-up of what they really eat. Encourage healthy habits by...
McDonalds vs. Apple, Fast Food vs. Fruit, Fun Nutrition Facts
6 mins 9th - 12th
Natalie compares common food choices such as a soft drink instead of an apple, or Gatorade instead of a banana. Calorie count is juxtaposed against nutrients found in various fruits and junk food. Great visuals are provided for your...
"Yo Quiero a Glob of Lard" How To Figure the Nutritional Value of Foods
6th - 10th
Sometimes students' favorite restaurants aren't the healthiest! Using this nutrition worksheet, they determine the nutritional value of their favorite foods. Breaking down foods into 6 nutrient groups, students apply simple math to...
The Cold Truth About Fat
3 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Our bodies store two types of fat: brown fat and white fat—and brown fats are actually efficient at burning calories! An episode of the ACS Reaction series compares exercise generating brown fat to shivering cold. It turns out 15 minutes...
Feel the Burn: Counting Calories Enrichment Activity
4th - 6th
In this enrichment activity, students record activities performed and minutes per activity, then determine how many total calories have been burned. Students then answer 2 additional, related questions. Houghton Mifflin text is referenced.
Exploring Dietary Guidelines and Healthy Eating Patterns
5th - 8th
How nutritious is a tiny lollipop? Pass them out to your class as they view a PowerPoint presentation on the basics of nutrition. The students measure and record their weight and height and then carry out a computer activity using their...
Home Living / Daily Living: Labels on Food Products
9th - Higher Ed
Everybody needs to know how to make healthy choices when it comes to food. Understanding food labels is the first step. Using empty food packaging, you'll discuss what food labels are, what information can be found on them, and how to...
Solving Practical Problems with Heats of Combustion
9th - 12th
In this combustion worksheet, students calculate kJ obtained from combustion or the kJ used to fuel a car. Students use the heat of combustion of sugar and fat to determine the energy needed by the body. This worksheet has 1 short answer...