Sugar was once so valuable it was called "white gold".
In class, we tasted some sugar cane. Do you remember what it was like?
To get white table sugar from sugar cane takes a lot of processing.
Ask a parent to show you: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZBOou6cahtw
We now know that too much sugar is not healthy for our bodies.
Which foods have a lot of sugar in them?
By the way, go to the new Maths page to find the link to the money activity we tried in class.