Learning Exercise


Great interactive site about the effects of one's diet on health, wellness, growth and disease.

Huge amount of information which is easy to access by people of all ages, education and language skills. Very visually... see more


Technical Notes

Lots of parts of this site can be used in more than one class, to show cross-curricular use of same information (science, health careers and nutrition/foods) in research papers.


Basic skills in reading and some familiarity with computer use for interactive portions of site.


Shows the toxicity & deficiency levels of vitamins, how to use the "new" food pyramid in personal life, dietary affects on certain diseases and health conditions.

Learning Objectives

Students will be able to use this site for infomation to use in health careers class, nutrition class and science class research projects.