181 Mission Nutrition II: Engaging Lessons to Promote Healthy Decision Making

Wednesday, March 14, 2012: 10:30 AM-11:45 AM
Convention Center: Room 202
AAHE/Implement Strategies/Interventions/Programs
Presider: Fredanna A. D. M'Cormack, Coastal Carolina University, Conway, SC
Speaker: Jason B. Dane, New Trier High School, Northfield, IL
How does a student decide between the numerous foods available? Making healthy food choices greatly affects an adolescentís wellness, and health educators play a vital role helping students make informed decisions. This session will give health teachers a practical approach to teaching nutrition education through creative and engaging lessons. Mission Nutrition II is a follow up to material presented at previous conventions and will include fresh strategies and additional lesson ideas.