Behavioral Addictions - The Hidden Dangers
"Behavioral addictions follow a neural path similar to chemical addictions. The reward systems are so powerful that once one is trapped, it is difficult to break loose. Knowledge and awareness of how behavioral addictions work are excellent prophylactic...
Breakfast Study Unit
Grade 5-Grade 8
In this project-based learning unit, students will study biblical and Spirit of Prophecy references to God's interest in our physical health. Students will research what constitutes a "good" breakfast and what the benefits of eating a good breakfast,...
CSPI Protecting Our Health - Nutrition
Read about dietary guidelines, food labeling, healthy meetings, healthy public places, menu labeling, marketing to kids, restaurant kids' meals, salt, school foods, sugar drinks, trans fats and (un)healthy checkout marketing, all from the Center for Science...
Discover God's Creation
Grade 5-Grade 6
Previous North American Adventist Science Textbook, used in Grades 5-6 (even year), includes in-depth study of scientific methods, geology, the human body, and electricity. Components include student text, teacher's edition, and resource book with many ideas,...
Medline Plus links to trusted health information about nutrition or food labeling, including information about dietary fat, cholesterol, dietary fiber, dietary sodium, carbohydrates, dietary proteins, vitamins, minerals, reading food labels, testing your food...
Food Marketing to Children and Youth - Threat or Opportunity?
Report on research, with links to fact sheets on food marketing and labeling to children and youth.
FoodFun Devotions for Children's Ministry
Teach by involving the senses with these 40 activities in five types of activities: food crafts, food devotions, food games, food experiments, and even food service projects - all designed for multi-level use from kindergartners through 5th graders.
From Farm to Fork - How Should Adventists View the Dark World of Factory Farms?
"If our Creator views animal welfare as a
societal issue of ethics, shouldn’t humans,
as His stewards, be exploring alternative
industry standards that offer a better
quality of life to farm animals?"
Full Plate Diet
The Full Plate Diet is an exciting and intuitive, lifestyle-based weight loss program. Run by a non-profit with a big vision, our free membership provides tools that achieve your goals, including recipes, videos, a weekly newsletter and inspiring tips to keep...
Health - High School Supplement SSD
Grade 7-Grade 12
Adventist teachers' handbooks for integrating faith and values: these are practical guides with a variety of approaches to teaching key values, illustrations and examples. Separate booklets are available for each subject, including: Art, Business, Computer,...
Holiday Materials - October - Teacher Bulletin Volume 6
Activities for celebrating the following holidays and events in the month of October:
Book It! Reading Incentive Program
Black Poetry Day
National Popcorn Popping Month
Holiday Materials - September
Activities for celebrating the following holidays and events in the month of September:
Good Manners Month
Ice Cream Cone Birthday
National Dog Week
Home Economics Methods for the Secondary Level
Grade 9-Grade 12
Ideas and teaching methods for getting secondary students interested in home economics. Ideas include teacher enthusiasm, using a variety of methods, making the classroom surroundings pleasant, and establishing guidelines and then letting students pick the...
International Food Information Council
IFIC communicates science-based information on food safety and nutrition to health and nutrition professionals, educators, journalists, government officials and others providing information to consumers. IFIC's purpose is to bridge the gap between science...
NAD Health Curriculum Guide 9-12
Grade 9-Grade 12
The NAD curriculum guide for teaching health principles and practice to grades 9-12 includes rationale, philosophy, goals, and descriptions of major subtopics.
Newton's Apple - 300 Video Clips to Answer Science Questions
Grade 6-Grade 8
Discover the fascinating science of the world around us with over 300 video clips. Topics include: Animal and Plants, Earth and Space, Health and Medicine, Chemistry and Food, Technology and Invention and Physics and Sports.
Nutrition - Medline Plus
Medline Plus links to trusted health information about food, energy, and nutrient to be healthy, including sections on proteins, carbohydrates, fats, vitamins, minerals and water.
Nutrition - What's in Food?
Link to trusted health information about what's in food, in sections: carbohydrates, proteins, fats & fiber, vitamins & minerals, salt & sodium, antioxidants & phytonutrients, food additives, and food composition finders (labeling).
Nutrition and academic achievement - Are they related?
The food we eat provides energy needed for all the body systems to function at optimum levels. Every organ and function of the body requires adequate nutrition and energy. Body cells, including those that are part of the brain, need nutrients and energy for...
Nutrition by Life Stage
Trusted health information organized by life stages: infants, children, adolescents, men, women and seniors.