Health 2: What is a Calorie?

Answer the question as you watch the video.

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Student Tools

Student Tool 66: Video Reflection Worksheet

Students can use this activity on their own to share their learning and insights about any video they watch independently, and this Student Tool can also be used in conjunction with Teacher Tool 318: Sharing Your Insights Through A Reflection Worksheet as part of a classroom or homeschool activity. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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Teacher Tools

Teacher Tool 318: Cross Curricular Activity--Video Reflection

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Interdisciplinary activity that invites students to complete a reflection worksheet to share learning and insights they gained by watching the video. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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Teacher Tool 580: Arts Integration Activity--Expressing Understanding Through Drama or a Graphic Novel

Use this Teacher Tool with the videos listed below to give students an opportunity to share their understanding of concepts they have learned from the videos through the creation of a dramatic scene or graphic novel. Videos for the activity include the one on the web page where you found this tool as well as others listed below:
Health 1: The Science Behind Nutrition
Health 2: What is a Calorie?
Health 3: Healthy Eating, Healthy Living
Health 4: The Relationship Between Your Health and the Food You Eat

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Teacher Tool 644: Creation Station Activity--Nutritional Eating

This teacher tool provides a hands-on Creation Station activity combining student research about health and nutrition with the creation and maintenance of a diet based on that research. This activity accompanies the following Educate.Today videos: Health-1, Health-2, Health-3, Health-4.

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