This Do Something about… Eating Healthy - Day 3: Nutritious Choices lesson plan also includes:
Day 3: Nutritious Choices is the third lesson of ten in this nutrition unit by Do Something, Inc. The focus this time is sugar. How much sugar does the average American consume in a year? Ask your class to make some guesses and then present them with the statistics and open it up for discussion. There is so much hidden sugar in the American diet. Then have your class write a short story about Jeff Bradley, a fictitious character who has just written five checks. Share some of these stories and have discussion around the choice made by Jeff.