Fat is one of the three macro nutrients. Your job is to learn enough
about fat so that you and your partner can create one of two projects (a
Power Point presentation or an informational brochure)on protein. Your
project will be used in a nutrition lesson with a grammar school class at
your school. Remember to make the Power Point or brochure entertaining and
appropriate for the age level your class has chosen.
Nutrition Links with a Focus on Nutrients
This is a very simple, direct site. It covers all the major
many of the micro nutients. This is a good reference when you are in
While this site discusses nutritional labels, it also gives several
functions of fat. Yes, some fat is necessary and important!
This is a website by the government. It has good advice if you need
weight or if you need help to maintain your current weight.
The It's Up to You website has an appealing format. The site
healthy eating, teachers and parents and related links. You will
major nutrients as soon as the site is uploaded.
The Portion Distortion website will amaze you with the changes in
portion size over the past two decades. Take this quiz and you
the amont of extra calories in the super sized foods. You will
also have the
chance to guess how long it will take to burn off the extra
Here is another website with plain facts without the razzle dazzle.
site is a quick, direct way to get the information you need.
The Harvard School of Public Health website ia maintained by the
of Nutrition at the Harvard School of Public Health. The
current. The reading level is advanced. You will need to summarize
information in words that your audience can understand. The major
are all included except water.
This website provides many different functions of fat. The advice is
Chapter 36 in the Creative Living text