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Health Education Curriculum Health Education I (7-8)
Lesson Plans

Strand 5: NUTRITION (N)

Students will develop lifelong strategies for healthy eating, body image, and understanding the food environment around them.

Standard HI.N.3:

Explore advertising claims and potential health consequences for dietary supplements, popular fad diets, and weight-loss products.
  • Fast Food Analysis
    In this lesson students will analyze their favorite fast food places for calories, fats, and other nutrients to decide whether or not fast food restaurants can be part of a healthy diet.
  • Keynote Lesson Plan for Body Image

    The students are to create a Lucidchart and include 2 lucid charts on the importance of a healthy body image and develop appropriate weight management behaviors.

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