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    COSI
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    In this exercise and nutrition activity, learners will explore how food is the fuel that powers them. They will create a chart to figure out how many calories they burn during recess. As an...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 11 - 14 1 to 7 days
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    Twin Cities Public Television
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    In this health, cooking, and math activity, learners explore nutrition and examine nutrition labels. Learners cook a healthy version of a granola bar and then create a nutrition label for their...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 2 to 4 hours
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity, learners burn a peanut, which produces a flame that can be used to boil away water and count the calories contained in the peanut. Learners use a formula to calculate the calories...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 11 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    BioEd
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    In this nutrition activity, learners explore food labels and consider the nutritional value of foods. Learners also explore units of measurement commonly used on food labels. Learners will be...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    BioEd
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    In this activity, learners dissect a piece of pizza to learn about nutrients important for health. This activity emphasizes the nutrients that the brain and nervous system need from food as well as...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    NSBRI
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    In this nutrition activity (page 16 of PDF), learners document their individual eating habits and learn whether their eating patterns meet their needs. This activity requires learners to first...

    free Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    NSBRI
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    In this nutrition activity (page 26 of PDF), learners consider the nutritional needs of people with specific dietary requirements, such as athletes, persons with diabetes and vegetarians, and...

    free Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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    In this activity about the relationship between food and energy (page 5 of PDF), learners conduct an experiment to compare how much energy is released as heat from two different foods. This...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes