The InfoCube and Nutrition Cards offer teachers hands-on tools for students to learn nutrition concepts. The cube and cards can be used in activities from the Nutrition Handbook or the Fishin’ for Nutrition Handbook or in teacher-created activities. Students will learn sensible food choices, how to categorize foods, the energy content of foods, food label literacy, recommended daily amounts (RDAs), the role of macronutrients and micronutrients, and how nutrition links to body systems.
The InfoCube is made of durable plastic and foam and comes with 40 info cards that slide into the six pockets. InfoCube Cards are in the categories of:
The Nutrition Card set includes 144 laminated, colorful Nutrition Cards with detailed nutrition information and images for a variety of foods in all food groups, oils and empty calories/fats/sweets. Each card contains information regarding
Nutritional information for 144 common foods is provided on these brilliantly illustrated 4"x5" laminated cards.
This durable foam cube is used to teach and reinforce nutrition concepts such as the recommended daily amounts for food groups and calories per gram of macronutrients.