Nevada Union High School

Nevada Union High School

Mrs. Reeder's Chocolate Assignment

Chocolate!

You will be making a “Prezi” on Chocolate.

Include:

  • at least 5 photos
  • the history of chocolate
  • the steps involved from growing the cacao plant through the final product (a candy bar?)
 

FOR EXTRA CREDIT
   

  • the controversy surrounding the labor involved in producing chocolate
  • tips for cooking with chocolate

 

Check out this incredible book online, written in 1903:

http://www.gutenberg.org/files/16035/16035-h/16035-h.htm

The Field Museum in Chicago held a fantastic exhibition about chocolate:


http://www.fieldmuseum.org/chocolate/about.html

http://www.fieldmuseum.org/chocolate/education_pdf/choc_environ_reference.pdf

For More Excellent links, please see the last page of this document:


http://www.fieldmuseum.org/chocolate/education_pdf/periodical_weblist.pdf

For your assignment, please create a Prezi at http://www.prezi.com to show what you've learned.

Child Labor and Chocolate:

http://www1.american.edu/ted/chocolate-slave.htm

http://www.johnrobbins.info/blog/is-there-slavery-in-your-chocolate/

 

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