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Healthy Food Makes Healthy Body
Students explore the food pyramid. For this healthy eating lesson, students participate in a variety of center activities where they explore the food pyramid and the importance of making healthy food choices. Students also have the opportunity to keep a record of what they eat.
K - 2nd Health 10 Views 18 Downloads
Food Choice in Our Everyday Lives
Students study the Spanish language, learn about the food pyramid, and create a food menu in Spanish. In this Spanish and food pyramid lesson, students learn Spanish words for specific food vocabulary and study the food pyramid. Students create a tree map using the vocabulary words.
3rd - 5th Health 14 Views 50 Downloads
Caille The Caterpillar
Students investigate the six groups of the food pyramid. In this food pyramid lesson, students work in a group to find a pictures of their assigned food group. They put the pictures in the "caterpillars" mouth which is based on the animal in Eric Carle's, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, when they gather in circle time.
K Health 3 Views 6 Downloads
A New Guide to Eating Well
Students read two articles about the food pyramid. In this health lesson, students answer five questions about the reading. Three of the questions are content related, students compare the old and new food pyramids. The final two questions are about the writing style and purpose of the article.
5th - 7th Health 3 Views 3 Downloads
Second graders explore human health by participating in a food choice activity. In this food pyramid activity, 2nd graders explore the five basic food groups and discuss which healthy choices would benefit them and which foods they should eat less of.
2nd Science 3 Views 30 Downloads
Making Healthy Nutritional Choices
Learners identify components of Food Pyramid by utilizing the Internet as a research tool to obtain current nutritional information. Students identify nutrients needed by the body and how they are used. Learners identify food sources for those nutrients.
3rd - 5th Health 4 Views 7 Downloads
Mmmmm, I'm Good! But Am I Good For You?
Students explore the nutritional value of the potato, its role in the food pyramid, and how it can be a part of a balanced diet. For this potato nutrition lesson, students read about the nutritional value of potatoes. Students work in groups and present potato facts to the class.
5th - 7th Health 5 Views 14 Downloads
Student analyze pictures of food items to determine which of the six food pyramid groups they belong to. They tape the pictures onto a poster of the food pyramid. Upon completing the food pyramid, they draw balance meals on paper plates that show which group should be eaten the most, and which should be eaten the least.
3rd Health 3 Views 3 Downloads
Here is an engaging cross-curicular lesson which incorporates elements of language arts and heatlh. Groups of learners are assigned to one vowel sound. They work together to find pictures of food out of a booklet that have the long vowel sound that they were assigned.
2nd Health 3 Views 0 Downloads
In this nutrition worksheet, students learn to plan a healthy diet by constructing a food pyramid. Students cut out 6 labeled pyramid pieces and glue them in place on a paper. Students cut 6 pictures of food items, decide where they belong, and glue them on the pyramid.
1st - 2nd Health 8 Views 104 Downloads
Try for Five: Decomposing Numbers with the Food Pyramid
Fifth in a mini math unit, this lesson develops number sense by having your class compose and decompose numbers up to five by creating meals with items from the food pyramid. On paper plates, they draw or glue pictures of different foods from two groups (or more) making addends that create a larger number.
K - 2nd Math 18 Views 58 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable