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LESSONS IN DIGITAL LITERACY

Breakfast Around The World

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By Nik Peachey

Which is your favorite meal of the day? Why?What do you usually have for breakfast?Who makes breakfast in your home?What things do you like to cook?Do you eat to live or live to eat?What foods do you like from other countries?

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Food in Your Home

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Breakfast Around the World

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What do you know about these foods?

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TagineNattoVegemiteAppam - HoppersTarhanaBoereworsYerba MateNasi Lemak

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Reading Task

Understanding Statistics

Study the infographic.1. What do these statistics refer to?2. Find five reasons why eating breakfast is good for you.

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Answers:1. 22 million = The number of jars of vegemite produced each year.6 hours = The length of time beans are steamed to make natto.1,688 feet = The longest boerewors.11 pounds = The amount of yerba mate consumed by each Argentinian in a year.2. 34% less likely to develop diabetesLess likely to become obeseEat more healthily through the rest of the dayScore higher in maths testsEat less sweets and soft drinksEat more fruit and vegetables

22 million6 hours1,688 feet11 pounds

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Reading Task

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Ingredients

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Answers:Dry leaves and twigs - Yerba MateLamb - TagineMinced beef - BoereworsPeanuts - Nasi LemakRice flour - Appam (Hoppers)Soya beans - NattoYeast extract - VegemiteYogurt - Tarhana

Dry leaves and twigsLambMinced beefPeanutsRice flourSoya beansYeast extractYogurt

Read again and match these ingredients to the different dishes.

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Your Breakfast

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Which breakfast is most like your own?Which breakfast would you most like to try? Why?Which breakfast would you least like to try? Why?Which breakfast do you think is most healthy? Why?Will you be more likely to eat breakfast now?Who would you like to share the infographic with? Why?What would you like to remember from this infographic? Why?

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Create a Research Questionnaire

Breakfast Habits

Create a questionnaire to find out about breakfast attitudes and habits. Think of tech questions. Use one of these tools to create your questionnaire:

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https://www.typeform.com/

https://genial.ly/

https://docs.google.com/forms

Share the questionnaire through social media and collect your results.

Create your own infographic to show the results of your research.Use one of these tools to create your infographic.

https://www.visme.co/

https://www.draw.io/

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Online Research Task

The Healthy Breakfast

Try to find out if the information in the infographic is true.Research some of the facts presented in the infographic.Try to find sources of information that either support or contradict the facts.

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Make notes of the information you find. Be sure to record:

The URLThe name of the publicationThe name of the author(s)The date of publicationYour assessment of the credibility of the source.

Make a short presentation about what you discover.

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Create a Questionnaire

Food Trivia

Create a food trivia quiz to find out what people know about the food they eat.You can use these websites to do some research first:

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https://www.factslides.com/s-Food

https://www.foodafactoflife.org.uk/

Once you have found some interesting facts, write ten questions to test people’s knowledge.Use your questions to create an online questionnaire using one of these tools:

Share your questionnaires with other students or through social media and collect your results.

https://www.mrbreakfast.com/glossary_term.asp?glossaryID=152

https://www.foodafactoflife.org.uk/

https://www.typeform.com/

https://docs.google.com/forms

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Writing Task

Food Facts

Write an article for an online food magazine.Give the article the title - ‘Food Facts’.Structure the article with 3 main paragraphs.

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Introduction - saying what the article is aboutFood facts - sharing some of the information you have learnedConclusion - explaining why it’s important to know about the food you eat.

Find some images on Pixabay.com to illustrate your article.Exchange the first draft of your article with another student and get and give some suggestions about how you can improve it.Create a final draft.

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