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Food pyramid Teacher Resources
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Fifth graders create heart healthy food pyramids. In this healthy eating instructional activity, 5th graders view the food pyramid and discuss the healthy foods that belong in each section of the pyramid. Students research why healthy eating is important for heart health, use magazines to create a heart healthy foods pyramid and watch a video on making good food choices.
Third graders identify healthy foods. In this food pyramid lesson, 3rd graders read books and watch videos about nutrition. Students view a PowerPoint and discuss the foods on the slide then go on a web quest. The students will calculate the number of calories the average family consumes in a day.