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Fundamentals of Nutrition for Teens Part 1

This introductory nutrition class will teach students basic nutrition principles and theory so they can take steps to live a healthier lifestyle.
Happy Kids Nutrition Academy
167 total reviews for this teacher
17 reviews for this class
Completed by 157 learners
Class
50 minutes
per class
Twice per week
over 8 weeks
13-18
year olds
1-6
learners per class
per learner - per class

How does a "Multi-Day" course work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

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Description

Class Experience

What is Nutrition
What are the 6 major nutrients?
Nutrient deficiencies 
Meal Planning Guidelines
Tips on eating healthy
Differentiate between healthy and unhealthy alternatives  

AND MORE!!


Hi, and thank you for checking out my course. I'm Erin and I am a Nutritionist for over 5 years. I graduated in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Applied Human Nutrition with a Major in Dietetics. During my time at university, I have studied nutrition extensively from the moment food gets in our mouths, and how food can impact our digestion and overall health. I own my own nutrition practice, here in Nova Scotia, Canada, and I counsel clients regularly on how to adopt healthier choices. Since our food trends keep evolving, it is my job to make sure your learners are receiving the correct scientific information and to eliminate all the nutrition noise from uncredited sources. I can't wait to meet your learner in my upcoming class. 
There will be multiple homework assignments given every week to learners. They will be posted to the classroom in PDF's
pen, pencil, calculator, binder
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
1 hour 40 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 1 - 2 hours per week outside of class.
This course will be referring to the healthy eating guidelines established in the United States and Canada and will be inclusive to learners with different dietary needs.  While the food guidelines are only "guidelines", it is not always suitable for everyone with certain food intolerances or those that different dietary protocols.  Please let me know if your learner follows a specific dietary protocol. Students will learn how to read a food label as outlined by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Throughout this course, I will be briefly discussing kilojoules for learners that do not use calories in their country. 

Offered by

Happy Kids Nutrition Academy
🇨🇦
Lives in Canada
Taught by Dietitians
167 total reviews
439 completed classes

About Us

✅Does your child have poor eating habits? 
✅Are you tired of fighting with your child about healthy eating? 
✅Are you looking to help improve your child's health? 
✅Are you confused with all the conflicting information on the internet about what... 
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