Heart Healthy Eating
Grades 6 – 8
Learning + Food Objectives:
Students will learn how to make positive and informed heart-healthy food choices by conducting interviews and presenting their findings in a visual and written product.
Common Core Standards:
Common Core English Language Arts
Gather information and present in a visual presentation
Compare and contrast a text to an audio, video, or multimedia version of the text, analyzing each medium’s portrayal of the subject (e.g., how the delivery of a speech affects the impact of the words).
Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas, concepts, and information through the selection, organization, and analysis of relevant content.
Include multimedia components and visual displays in presentations to clarify claims and findings and emphasize salient points.
Lesson written in partnership with The Todd & Stephanie Schnick Foundation.