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ESL NRS 3-6 (All levels)


  • Identify the six nutrients and explain their importance to nutrition
  • Explain how calories are used to provide information about food
  • Identify and explain the significance of key words and values on a food label
  • Evaluate the nutritional content of a given food based on its food label
  • Use grammar constructions (plurals, comparative constructions, and/or multi-part verbs) correctly when speaking and writing about nutrition
  • Add and multiply calories correctly to determine the total calories in a meal
  • Plan a meal using FDA guidelines
  • Synthesize nutritional information from different sources to make decisions about food choices

Keywords: nutrition, healthy eating, meal planning, food label, calories, health, plural, multi-part verbs

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