Take the time to teach your students about nutrition! Big FAT Lies exposes the TRUTH about where our food comes from and what we are really doing to our bodies. But more importantly, this unit will inspire your students to make changes and take charge of their own health destinies! This NEW 88 page, 3 week unit is a great addition to any Health class or Physical Education course, but could also be included in core subjects -LA, Science, even Social Studies. Thank you for being ambassadors for the health of your students!
This 3 week unit includes:
1.) a step-by step lesson plan/outline
2.) at-a-glance table of contents
3.) 4 movie documentary packets & answer keys
4.) 3 movie documentary discussion question packets
5.) journal prompts galore!
6.) weekly nutrition dares
7.) parent permission slips
8.) step-by-step teacher instructions
9.) more than 15 super fun & interactive labs, activities, and games! (with printables and thorough directions & tips)
10.) end-of-unit comprehension test & answer key
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Please be aware: this unit will expose common lies of big food companies, fast-food chains, advertisements in the media, celebrity endorsements, and the government. Students will learn the truth about where their food comes from, how it is prepared and packaged, and what it may be doing to their bodies. They will learn about the importance of food for overall health and well-being and will hopefully be inspired to take charge of their health destinies.
This unit explores some very sensitive and difficult topics. These will include: obesity, diabetes, heart disease, gastric-bypass surgeries, infectious diseases, premature death, industry animal cruelty, bullying, self-image, and more.
Videos are included in the class content that cover the above topics, as well as include an occasional, mild profanity. The titles of the movies that will be shown are: Fed Up, That Sugar Film, and Food Inc.