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Summer Food Safety: True or False?

Subject: Health
Grade: 6-8, 9-12
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Brief Description
Let students check their knowledge of summer food safety by taking a true-false quiz. A work sheet is included.

Students demonstrate knowledge of food handling and food safety during the summer.

summer, food safety, food handling, quiz

Materials Needed

  • computers with Internet access or printouts of information from the Web site listed below
  • copies of the food safety work sheet
  • pencils or pens

    Lesson Plan
    Ask students what they and their families do when preparing food for a picnic. Tell students they will check their knowledge about summer food safety by taking a short quiz. After students have completed the quiz, divide the class into pairs to exchange papers and check each other's answers using information from Picnic Safety Tips

    Variation for elementary students: The Food Safety Quiz for Kids is a food quiz source suitable for younger children.

    Students check and score their quizzes.

    ANSWER KEY: 1. False, 2. True, 3. True, 4. False. 5. False, 6. False, 7. False, 8. True.

    Lesson Plan Source
    Education World


    Submitted By
    Lois Lewis


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Updated 6/02/2011