Dining Out: A Nutrition Activity
Health Education Teaching Techniques Journal
Background: Dining out is an increasing trend among American youth.
Objectives: The purpose of this teaching technique is to present an interactive, nutritional education activity that is focused on developing healthy food-selection skills, and reducing calorie consumption, among youth when they dine outside of the home.
Target Audience: Although this activity is geared toward adolescents, i.e., students typically between 13 and 19 years of age, it can be adjusted for younger and older students.
Riggs, Amy Jo, Bridget F. Melton, Helen W. Bland.
"Dining Out: A Nutrition Activity."
Health Education Teaching Techniques Journal, 1 (1): 2-12.