In this Project Based Learning activity, students take on the role of investigative journalists as they investigate the truth about fad diets. Students are assigned a fad diet to research and write an article on to inform the public about the truth of their diet. Great resource for incorporating Project Based Learning and Information Literacy into a Family Consumer Sciences or Health classroom. This resource could be used in a Foods and Nutrition, Culinary Arts, Adult/Teen Living, or Health class. Includes project instruction page and rubric.