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PHET Interactive Simulations: Eating and Exercise

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By
University of Colorado Boulder

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Type:
jar
Size:
5.16MB

Topics

Biology
Food
Exercise
Energy

Description

How many calories are in your favorite foods? How much exercise would you have to do to burn off these calories? What is the relationship between calories and weight? Explore these issues by choosing diet and exercise and keeping an eye on your weight.

Sample Learning Goals

Design a diet and exercise regimen.
Estimate the number of calories required for basic survival.
Estimate the number of calories burned by exercise.
Explain how heart health depends on diet and exercise.
Explain how Body Mass Index (BMI) depends on weight and height.


Language:
English
Curriculum Alignment:
CAPS aligned
Publication Date:
2020-02-19
Grades:
7, 8, 9
Audience:
Learners
Teachers
Parents
Type:
Application
Copyright:
PhET Simulations All simulations available at http://phet.colorado.edu are open educational resources available under the Creative Commons Attribution license (CC-BY). Permission is granted to freely use, share, or redistribute PhET sims under the CC-BY license. The following attribution is required: PhET Interactive Simulations University of Colorado Boulder https://phet.colorado.edu If your use includes redistribution of the simulations, please let us know with this form. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScJLU-T_z-0BnIEH3TekDdxBdMZ8cKboKNeZ-ftF1vqyn6zcA/viewform
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