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Food Inc.: The Dollar Menu

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Title:

Food Inc.: The Dollar Menu

URL:

https://gpb.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/a66d2cd8-fe24-41f5-96ee-735829179350/a66d2cd8-fe24-41f5-96ee-735829179350/

Content Source:

PBS
Type: Audio/Video

Overview:

In this video clip from Food Inc., a family compares the cost of eating fast food to healthier options at the grocery store. Students should discuss the economics of the food industry and how the cost of foods affects their choices.

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 7
7.1.3) Determine barriers to practicing healthy behaviors.

Examples: lack of finances, access to health services, social support

a. Examine how nutritional choices and psychological issues may lead to eating disorders.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 7
7.1.4) Predict the consequences of engaging in unhealthy behaviors.

a. Discuss ways to prevent obesity.

b. Determine health risks associated with body piercings or tattoos.

Tags: healthy choices, healthy food
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AccessibilityVideo resources: includes closed captioning or subtitles
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Author: Michelle Frye