Teacher of Family and Consumer Sciences and Health to Middle- and High-School Students

Bulletin Boards

How To Remember English System of Volume Measurements | Gallon/Quart/Pint/Cup | Family and Consumer Sciences / Home Economics

To help students remember their English system volume measurements I tell them a story about the Great Land of Gallon. Draw a giant G and tell the students about the Great Land of Gallon The land is ruled by four queens. (Draw four Q’s inside […]

Beware of Fad Diets! Class Bulletin Board

This year my Food and Nutrition students collaborated with our school nurse to do a bulletin board about fad diets. After learning about what a balanced plate should look like (according to USDA guidelines) students researched a fat diet and drew what a plate would […]

Family and Consumer Sciences Careers Bulletin Board

Too often my students think that a career in foodservice means flipping burgers for the rest of their lives.  What I tell them is that yes, you will start flipping burgers.  But if you demonstrate the skills you learn in your FCS classes and are […]