Writing Assignment: Nutrition Websites
Using the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2005 (particularly chapters 5 through 8) as a reference, evaluate three web-based nutrition sites. Explain why you think the information is accurate or not.
Three websites you may choose to evaulate can be found online by doing Internet keyword searches for:
- Livestrong Diet and Nutrition
- Supermarket Guru
- Teen Weight Wise Smart Food Choices
Write a 300-500 word essay on what you have learned. The essay should have an introduction that states your thesis. Representation and style are general concepts to keep in mind when you develop your points. End your assignment with a strong conclusion where you summarize and restate your thesis.