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Nutrition Voyage: The Quest To Be Our Best: SNEB MyPlate e-Catalog
Nutrition Voyage: The Quest To Be Our Best

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USDA Team Nutrition


USDA Team Nutrition

Date Produced:July 2012
  • Booklet
  • Middle School (9-12 yrs)
  • General Nutrition
  • Physical Activity
  • Eating Patterns
  • Portion Sizes
  • Vegetables
  • Fruits
  • Calories
Description:Nutrition Voyage: The Quest To Be Our Best includes three lessons (treks) for each grade that are filled with: 1) Engaging ways for students to learn about making healthy food and physical activity choices. 2) Standards-aligned activities for Math, Science, and English Language Arts. 3)Opportunities for students to investigate, participate in a challenge, evaluate, and reflect. Don't worry; you don't need a lot of time or fancy supplies for these treks. Nutrition Voyage's lessons are ready to go and simple to use. Lesson activities require few supplies and include reproducible handouts. The lessons are designed to be easy for Math, Science, and English teachers to integrate the activities into their course curricula. Whether your school is embarking on the challenge to reach "Produce Peak," investigating nutritious snack choices to fuel their trek, or conducting a school survey, it's sure to be an exciting adventure. We wish you and your school a happy nutrition voyage! Trek on!
Cost:Free for Team Nutrition Schools
Ordering Info:http://tn.ntis.gov/
Web Site:http://healthymeals.nal.usda.gov/hsmrs/nutrition_voyage.html