Green, Education, & Tech*)
It's been awhile since I've written about food and the obesity in America crisis here at GTG. No, it hasn't gone away--unfortunately, it's still here. A second season of Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution this past year shows us that, as he tackled the school board, sugar in flavored milk, and a lot of other things in Los Angeles. Truth be told, a walk in any mall in America will also prove the same point!
|Chef Ann's "Healthy Eating Meal Wheel"|
--Use the 2 visuals of the Meal Wheel and the USDA's My Plate as springboard teaching tools. Students can compare and contrast them using a Venn Diagram. To do this in the computer lab, head to an online version at ClassTools.Net.
--Check out The Food Revolution's site, particularly the "School Food" link. Scroll to the bottom for a PDF of either the Teacher Tool Kit, or the School District Tool Kit.