Using The Omnivore's Dilemma in the Classroom

Using The Omnivore's Dilemma in the Classroom
Use these classroom activities and discussion questions with the Young Readers Edition of The Omnivore's Dilemma by Michael Pollan. As a food detective, students will research the history, production, and labeling of food. They will think about food in the context of social studies, environmental science, and health and nutrition.

Grade Levels: 5 - 8

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