Where Does Energy Come From?
8.L.5 Understand the composition of various substances as it relates to their ability to serve as a source of energy and building materials for growth and repair of organisms.
8.L.5.1 Summarize how food provides the energy and the molecules required for building materials, growth and survival of all organisms (to include plants).
8.L.5.2 Explain the relationship among a healthy diet, exercise, and the general health of the body (emphasis on the relationship between respiration and digestion).
1. How does food provide the energy and the molecules for building materials, growth and survival of all organisms?
2. What is the relationship among a healthy diet, exercise, and the general health of the body? (respiration and digestion)
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You Are What You Eat Article
You Are What You Eat Continued
Intake vs. Output
Meal Planning Guide
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