Monthly Archives: November 2013

Substance Project – Introduction

On Wednesday and Monday (Nov 27 & 28), class began with listening to a song (The Needle And The Spoon by Lynyrd Skynryd). Students then completed a sample analysis of the song.  Next, Ms. Lockwood introduced the final project in health. Please read carefully … Continue reading

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Lesson on Substance Categories

On Monday & Tuesday (Nov 25 & 26), class began with a jigsaw learning activity. Each student became an ‘expert’ on one category and then shared key information with other students in their assigned group, so that students could complete … Continue reading

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Lesson on Intro to Drugs

On Thursday & Friday (Nov. 20 & 21) class began with a class discussion about the film Super Size Me. Then students revisited the 3-2-1-Bridge thinking routine on FAST FOOD to revise their questions and metaphors. Next we began a new unit in … Continue reading

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Nutrition Unit Test & Super Size Me Wrap-up

On Tuesday and Wednesday (Nov 19 & 20) students took the end of unit TEST on nutrition. The class then watched the final segment of the film Super Size Me.

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Test Prep and Super Size Me – Part 1

On Wednesday and Thursday (Nov 13 & 14), began working in pairs on a Nutrition REVIEW Activity for the nutrition test. Next student responded to the 3-2-1-Bridge thinking routine prompts before starting to watch Super Size Me. Students then watched the first part of the … Continue reading

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Lesson on Nutrition Facts Labels

Class on Monday and Tuesday (Nov 11 & 12) began with students down loading to their iPads the free app called Foodle from Self Service. Students then responded to Four Questions relating to nutrition fact labels. Ms. Lockwood presented a Sample nutrition facts label and helped to … Continue reading

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Lunch Menu Analysis Lesson

The lesson on Thursday and Friday (Nov 7 & 8) began with an animated video that exposes the dangers of a high sugar diet. Then students worked in pairs to ANALYZE the school’s MS Cafeteria Menu for next week, mapping out the food items according to the … Continue reading

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Healthy Eating Pyramid Lesson

On Tuesday & Weds (November 5 & 6) class began with watching the Super Food Bowl Battle. Ms. Lockwood then shared a presentation about a Guide to Healthy Eating. Next students charted out their eating habits on the “My Eating Pyramid” … Continue reading

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