Saving the World, One Healthy Food at a Time!

Louisiana Department of Education

Print & Share

Summary: User friendly PreK-12, multi-subject curriculum focused around Louisiana content standards.

Details: This website starts with instructions on how to use the website resources within the classroom. With a “lessons at a glance” section, resources are listed according to grade level and subject matter making for easy navigation through the lesson plans. The lesson plans are designed to provide comprehensive action oriented delivery of nutrition information while
emphasizing the standards and benchmarks (Louisiana) established for the basic subjects. Activities range from singing songs to learn pronunciation of words. One activity explores the students’ creative side by having them create advertisements for foods. Lesson objectives, student expectations, materials required, approximate durations, and interdisciplinary connections are easily located on the lesson plan. In addition, assessment worksheets and lesson plan accommodations/modifications are provided. To extend learning beyond the normal curriculum, extension activities are also included.


Similar Articles You May Like...

About the Author

Solange Bushra Wasef, MS, RD is a registered dietitian and professor in the greater Los Angeles area. She is currently an Assistant Professor at Palomar College. Solange also has experience in nutrition writing, authoring presentations, creating weight-loss curriculum, weight counseling, and nutrition outreach through meal delivery programs for the homebound. Prior to teaching nutrition at the college level, she taught language arts and math to high school students.

Subscribe to SuperKids Nutrition!

Comment on Louisiana Department of Education

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *