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In this activity, learners will explore the foods that are in their kitchen and what sugars are inside of them. Explore nutrition and food labels to better understand the foods you eat. This activity includes step-by-step questions that guide exploration of the food we eat.
- Under 5 minutes
- 5 to 10 minutes
- $5 - $10 per group of students
- Ages 4 - 14
Materials List (per group of students)
- Snacks from your kitchen (We recommend lots of different ones--anything with a nutrition label: candies, chips, fruits, vegetables and drinks are great starts!)
- Bag of Sugar
- 1 Quart sized sandwich bag or clear cup/container for each snack tested.
- Health and Nutrition
- Human Body
- Food and Cooking