Media Influences & Fast Foods. One influence on our eating behaviors is media. Is media influence usually positive or negative? What are some examples of negative media influences on eating behaviors?.
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Media Influences & Fast Foods
One influence on our eating behaviors is media.
Is media influence usually positive or negative?What are some examples of negative media influences on eating behaviors?
About 50% of all food ads are for fast foods, sweetened cereal and candy. What are some of the outcomes of these advertisements?
Turn to “Supersizing America” on page 21.
What surprised you the most about what you read?What strategies are used to manipulate your eating behaviors?
You are going to have an opportunity to counteract these marketing strategies by developing an awareness campaign to help educate others about these issues.
Get with a partner and turn to the “Nutrition Awareness Campaign Planning Guide” on page 22.
Look at the list and decide which method you and your partner will use in your campaign. Complete question 1 on the activity sheet.
Look at the list and decide on which audience you and your partner will try to reach with your campaign. Complete question 2.
Look at the list and decide what techniques will work best with your audience. Complete question 3.
Now you need to find information to help you develop the message for your nutrition awareness campaign. After you’ve done your research, answer questions 4 and 5.