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Health & Nutrition

Health & Nutrition

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Author: Mary de Sa
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Students will investigate Food Pyramids from other cultures and choose two to compare and contrast.

Students will look at several different food pyramids from a variety of cultures. They will choose two pyramids to compare and contrast. They will then complete the "Daily Food Plan" sheet, and create their personal food pyramid. They will complete the data analysis and write a conclusion.

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Tutorial

The Food Pyramid Activity

This slide show contains the instructions for the activity, diagrams of pyramids students use during the activity and handouts they complete.

To design this activity I used two sources, I cite them below:
Ethnic/Cultural Food Pyramids. Home. N.p., n.d. Web. 14 July 2013.
ChooseMyPlate.gov. N.p., n.d. Web. 14 July 2013.

Source: Ethnic/Cultural Food Pyramids. Home. N.p., n.d. Web. 14 July 2013. ChooseMyPlate.gov. N.p., n.d. Web. 14 July 2013.