Current headline discussion: NHS Chief introduces Sugar Tax to tackle UK Obesity crisis.

As food and health teachers we don’t have to search too hard for inspiration to teach about nutrition and health. As soon as I read this headline in the Guardian today (18.01.16),         “NHS to introduce a sugar tax” , I knew that it would form the basis of a lesson. As… Continue reading Current headline discussion: NHS Chief introduces Sugar Tax to tackle UK Obesity crisis.

Is it ethical to feed fish to cows?

As a starter I wrote this on the board. Is it ethical to feed fish to cows?  I did this as a starter all day with different age groups from 13 year olds to 18 year olds. Pupils were instructed to spend two minutes in silence reflecting on this sentence. Their faces said it all… Continue reading Is it ethical to feed fish to cows?