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Unit plan: Food for energy

YearRangeCurriculumStrand

4-6
7-8
9-10

Middle Primary
Upper Primary
Lower Secondary

Science


Technology


Nature of Science
Living World

Nature of Technology
Technological Practice
Technological Knowledge

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Overview

Students develop their knowledge of food and product development to produce a snack bar for a specific target market.

Purpose

To consider what factors influence our food choices. To understand why we need to eat and the different nutrients that are available in foods. To understand why it is important to match the amount of energy in the food you eat with your energy requirements.

Keywords

Food preferences, food groups, nutrients, energy needs, energy release, food composition, food labelling.

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