Measuring Calories in Food

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Students measure the amount of calories in food. In this food energy lesson, students discuss what a calorie is, how our bodies use a calorie, and how many we need. Then, students use a calorimeter to calculate the amount of energy in a food item.

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5th - 7th
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3 hrs
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Inquiry-Based Learning