Below are the steps you need to go through to complete this exercise. You will need to find ways to accomplish the assignment by using the library and the Internet resources. Remember to evaluate ALL internet resources to confirm they are reliable and accurate. You will be put into groups of three to complete this assingment. You will determine how you are going to distribute the work. For example you can assign each person a topic, slide or work on it all as a group.
Who is in charge of the food guide pyramid? Is there any regulation? (Think organic, vs non-organic, Soy etc.)
Use Google to research this. Keywords: FDA, USDA, Food Guide Pyramid, Dairy farmers, Organic.
Research the differences between organic and non-organic milk. How the cows are raised, fed and injected with hormones.
What are the harmful effects of milk? Should we be requiring our elementary schools to give children milk that contains potentially harmful growth hormones?
Where else can we get the daily recommended dose of vitamin D and calcium?
Come up with a proposed solution to present to congress that will be a healthy alternative to milk.
This is your chance to be very creative. Use all of your research and the YouTube videos I provided. (Note: this does not have to be part of the power point, it can be a separate project, letter, research paper, flier, blog etc)
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