Food pyramid Teacher Resources
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Nutrition and the Pizza Party
Students participate in a quick overview of the food pyramid and some facts about nutrition in our foods. It culminates in a "Pizza Party," where students are presented with healthful ingredients for a mini-pizza, which they get to assemble and eat.
3rd - 4th Health 3 Views 8 Downloads
Rosa Parks Community Garden
Students explore how to use the Food Pyramid to help make healthy food choices. They categorize different foods according to the food groups in the Food Pyramid. Students comprehend the basic planting techniques such as: what a plant needs to thrive (food, air, and water).
6th - 8th Science 3 Views 2 Downloads
Getting To Know the Healthy Food Pyramid
Students examine a healthy way of eating while following a vegetarian diet. They study the components suggested by the American Dietetic Association that comprise a healthy diet, prepare appetizing foods from these groups, and inspect the quantity of food comprising one serving of each of the food groups.
11th - 12th 21st Century Skills 11 Views 20 Downloads
Imports and Exports for Making a Food Pyramid
Students examine the food pyramid and discuss it nutritional value. They play a game to determine what types of foods and number of servings they need to complete food pyramids. they can i"import" or "export" cards with foods they need or don't need.
7th - 8th Health 4 Views 10 Downloads
Food Pyramid Abacus
Students investigate the Food Pyramid by constructing a creative project known as a Food Pyramid Abacus. They correlate the color beads withe each food group and the number of recommended servings from each. The abacus is a learning tool and reminder for better health.
1st - 5th Science 3 Views 3 Downloads
Second graders study nutrition and the food guide pyramid. They follow established procedures for use of programs :print in color only when directed, print only the number of copies directed by the teacher, select and use the programs as directed, select and enter user names as directed.
2nd 21st Century Skills 3 Views 1 Download
Digital Food Pyramid
Students create a replica of the food pyramid using photographs taken in the school cafeteria. Students use a digital camera to take picture of lunch items from the cafeteria and teacher's lunches. Photographs are classified by their placement on the food pyramid.
6th - 10th Health 3 Views 2 Downloads
The Importance of Sharks: You Do The Math!
Elementary ecologists examine trophic relationships using a coral reef food pyramid as an example. They play a game applying math skills that ultimately demonstrate the important role of the ever-scary top predator, the shark. This is a lesson with cross-curricular applications in science, math, and geography.
3rd - 6th Science 87 Views 116 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable