Classroom Resources, Culinary Essentials, Nutrition and Wellness, Resources and Links, What's happening in FCS?

Stromboli Lab

As we begin the downhill slope to the end of the year, I like to work through the section of the MyPlate Diagram and have students prepare dishes for each group. For the Grains group, we made Stromboli. Students first did a small Webquest on basic grain information, then watched a demonstration on how to… Continue reading Stromboli Lab

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Exercise Tasting in Nutrition and Wellness

As part of our overall wellness unit, today we did an "Exercise Tasting" activity to give students a chance to try out a variety of different exercises. I did include Meditation as one of the exercises, because exercising and calming the mind is an important part of overall wellness. I am blessed to have access… Continue reading Exercise Tasting in Nutrition and Wellness

Classroom Resources, Nutrition and Wellness, Resources and Links, What's happening in FCS?

Personal Nutrition Analysis

As we moved into Personal Nutrition in my Nutrition and Wellness class, I wanted to find a way to personalize this unit to make it real for my students.  To start, I gave each student a small notebook (fits in a pocket), and we talked about how many calories they needed a day for survival,… Continue reading Personal Nutrition Analysis

FCCLA, What's happening in FCS?

District D STAR Event Results!

We traveled last Wednesday to District D STAR Events and here are the results of my students hard work and dedication to FCCLA! Tori -Fashion Construction-Silver Medal, State Qualifier     Emma -Life Event Planning-Gold Medal-State Qualifier     Tegan -Chapter Service Project-Silver Medal-State Qualifier   Gavin -Food Innovations-Gold Medal-State Qualifier     Trinity -Live… Continue reading District D STAR Event Results!

Classroom Resources, Foundations to Early Childhood, Resources and Links, What's happening in FCS?

The Consequences of Child Abuse Lapbook

Here is a great activity for students in a Child Development course, Human Growth and Development, or Foundations to Early Childhood class. I have a Foundations class that would rather complete a project than take notes, so I try to find creative ways for them to learn the information they need. Child Abuse is often… Continue reading The Consequences of Child Abuse Lapbook