The United States has the dubious distinction of being among the most overweight and obese developed nations on Earth. To get a more in-depth look into the obesity epidemic in this country we will be watching Weight of the Nations Part 3: Children in Crisis and answer the discussion post questions below.
1) List ten facts from Weight of the Nation – Part 3. These facts should be specific to the film and not general statements about the obesity epidemic. This is your opportunity to show that you were paying attention during the film. Bullet points are acceptable. (10 points)
2) Overall, what did you learn from watching Weight of the Nation – part 3? (2 points)
3) How do school lunches impact the obesity epidemic? (1 point)
4) Lastly, how can we battle the obesity epidemic without harming people’s body image? Is it possible? This is a very difficult question to answer. Just do your best. (2 points)