ERIC Number: ED368954
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Nutrition: Eating for Better Health. Student Workbook. Health Promotion for Adult Literacy Students: An Empowering Approach.
Hudson River Center for Program Development, Glenmont, NY.
This workbook was developed to help adult literacy students learn about nutrition. It contains information sheets, student worksheets, and answers to the worksheets. The information sheets are coordinated with an available audiotape. Some of the topics covered in the workbook are the following: choosing good foods without spending a lot of money; know how eating better can make you healthier; knowing that what you eat affects everything about you; knowing that babies, children, and adults need different foods; and finding places in the community that can help you learn more about nutrition. Seven appendixes provide information on the following: steps to improve health; a basic eating plan for all ages; saving money and time; tips for pregnant women; breastfeeding; ideas for high-quality protein; and lifestyle activities. A glossary lists 53 terms that are underlined in the workbook. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Adult Students, Health Education, Health Promotion, High Interest Low Vocabulary Books, Independent Study, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Literacy Education, Nutrition, Units of Study, Workbooks
Hudson River Center for Program Development, 102 Mosher Road, Glenmont, NY 12077 (student workbooks, audiotapes, and teacher's guides).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: New York State Education Dept., Albany. Bureau of Continuing Education Program Development.
Authoring Institution: Hudson River Center for Program Development, Glenmont, NY.
Note: For the related teacher's guide, see ED 362 762. For other related documents, see ED 362 757-763 and CE 066 298-303.