The Dilemma of the Dangerous Meatloaf


  • Jul 31 2010 2:52 PM

    Rita Nutsch

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In this activity from Scott Auble, reviewed for grades 6-8 by Illuminations, students investigate whether or not meatloaf is a healthy food choice. The activity is set up as a webquest and students must use various math skills, including unit conversion, to successfully complete their task. Read the full review on the Illuminations site, where you can access this resource directly.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 8

    Topics: Nutrition, Health & Physical Education, Calculus, Health Education, Mathematics


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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Hands-on Learning; Cooperative Learning