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"The more I study nature, the more I stand amazed at the work of the Creator."   Louis Pasteur (1822-1895]

I love to think of nature as an unlimited broadcasting station, through which God speaks to us every hour, if we will only tune in."   George Washington Carver (c. 1864-1943]


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Tue, February 20, 2018

PERIODS 3 and 7

Dispatch:  What is the difference between hunger and appetite?

Watch the short movie, "Health and food: Hunger and Appetite," then answer the question,

Work on Brochures (due at the end of class tomorrow"

Health Homework Assignment #6 (due Th. 2/22): 
Part 1 - pg. 195, qs. 1-9; pg. 201, qs. 1-8
Part 2 - Look up the definition of each term and then use each of the terms in a sentence.
Hungerappetite
basal metabolic rate (BMR)overweight
obesityheredity
body compositionbody mass index (BMI)
weight managementfad diet

Standard(s):  1.8.N Describe the prevalence, causes, and long-term consequences of unhealthy eating.
1.9.N Analyze the relationship between physical activity and overall health.
1.10.N Evaluate various approaches to maintaining a healthy weight.
Mon. February 19, 2018

NO SCHOOL!!!!

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Wed, Frebruary 21, 2018

PERIODS 3 and 7

Watch the short movie on Body Mass Index (BMI) then answer these questions:
1.  What is the BMI?
2.  Why is BMI important?
3.  What factors can affect your BMI?

Calculate your BMI!

Work on Brochures (due at the end of class.

Standard(s):  1.8.N Describe the prevalence, causes, and long-term consequences of unhealthy eating.
1.9.N Analyze the relationship between physical activity and overall health.
1.10.N Evaluate various approaches to maintaining a healthy weight.
Thur, Frebruary 22, 2018

PERIOD 3 only

Dispatch:   Watch the movie "Foodborne Illness: What Problem?"

After watching the movie, answer this question, "Where can food become contaiminated?"

Notes 4 – Common Digestive Disorders

Go over homework

Grade Brochures

PERIOD 7 only

Dispatch:   Watch the movie "Foodborne Illness: What Problem?"

After watching the movie, answer this question, "Where can food become contaiminated?"

Notes 4 – Common Digestive Disorders

Homework Assignment #7 (due Tu. 2/27): 
Part 1 - pg. 206, qs. 1-10;
pg. 210, qs. 1-9
Part 2 - Look up the definition of each term and then use each of the terms in a sentence.
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anorexia nervosa
bulimia nervosa
binge eating/bingeing
purging
food allergy
lactos intolerance
food-borne illness
cross-contamination

Standard(s):  1.8.N Describe the prevalence, causes, and long-term consequences of unhealthy eating.
1.9.N Analyze the relationship between physical activity and overall health.
1.10.N Evaluate various approaches to maintaining a healthy weight.
Fri., Frebruary 23, 2018

PERIOD 7 only

Dispatch: 

Go over the Homework

Grade Brochures


Standard(s):  1.8.N Describe the prevalence, causes, and long-term consequences of unhealthy eating.
1.9.N Analyze the relationship between physical activity and overall health.
1.10.N Evaluate various approaches to maintaining a healthy weight.