A2: Energy in Human Diets

This is a deceptively expansive subtopic, covering food energy, effects of high-energy diets, cultural diets, obesity and anorexia. The presentation has much more information than you need, but the links to health issues are there and worth paying attention to.

Class presentation with loads of video and animation links (click on the shadowed images):

You can watch the whole of Super Size Me online at GoogleVideo, and use this question sheet as you watch. You will need to do some further research. BIS Students, don’t waste the bandwidth – watch it on the network.

About Stephen

International Educator: China via Japan, Indonesia & the UK. Director of Innovation in Learning & Teaching. Science educator. Twitterist (@sjtylr), dad and bloggerer. MA International Education & current EdD student. Experienced Director of Learning & MYP Coordinator. Interested in curriculum, pedagogy, purposeful EdTech and global competence. Find out more: http://sjtylr.net/about. Science site: http://i-biology.net.

Posted on May 13, 2010, in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. Again, great work Stephen.
    Fantastic detail and love the graphics.

  2. Thanks Gerry! As much as possible I take images from flickrcc (http://flickrcc.bluemountains.net/), which is a search engine for creative-commons photos. The attribution is easy, and the quality is generally good.

    Good luck!

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