Healthy Eating Teacher Resources
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Blast Off with Healthy Eating
Students explore healthy eating. In this healthy eating lesson, students discover how important it is to eat a helathy breakfast. Students draw pictures of a healthy breakfast, discuss healthy foods and sing songs about healthy eating.
K - 1st Health 17 Views 54 Downloads
A highly informative presentation focuses on healthy diets, food facts, the food pyramid, and healthy eating myths. There is a lot of great information in this PowerPoint, and a really fun interactive component. Perfect for your upper elementary pupils.
4th - 6th Health 34 Views 82 Downloads
The Abc's of Healthy Eating
Students examine healthy eating as it relates to physical and mental health. For this the abc's of healthy eating lesson, students discuss the effects of unhealthy eating habits. Students examine the My Pyramid Food Guidance System as a graphic for Americans to make healthful food choices.
7th - 12th Health 36 Views 131 Downloads
Snack Smart, Move More
What do lowfat yogurt, baby carrots, fresh fruit, and rice cakes have in common? They are all healthy snacks that can be eaten daily. Investigate healthy eating/snacking guidelines, learn how to make lowfat ice cream and practice some exercises designed to get you moving.
5th - 12th Health 12 Views 118 Downloads
Mission Nutrition: Body Signals
Students discover the tell tale signs of a body that needs nutrients. For this healthy eating lesson, students keep a food journal for a day and discuss with their class at what points they felt their body telling them something. Students decide on a creative project they will complete to demonstrate their understanding of healthy eating.
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 7 Views 31 Downloads
Young scholars investigate the importance of healthy eating and physical activity. In this healthy foods lesson, students create a book called "My Family's Healthy Habits." Young scholars personalize their books with their families and share with the class.
K - 5th Health 9 Views 53 Downloads
Modeling Good Eating
Students identify and classify the items in a healthy diet. In this dietary lesson, students listen to a song about healthy eating while listening for good snack foods. They use pictures of the snacks to complete a large chart by classifying the foods in the proper category.
2nd - 4th Health 4 Views 25 Downloads
Learners investigate healthy eating habits by studying the food pyramid. In this personal health lesson, students write a recipe for a healthy meal including one item from each section of the four food groups. Learners utilize images of the food groups to place on a place mat which they display in their class.
1st - 5th Science 11 Views 56 Downloads
Mission 4: Exploring Body Systems
Learners discover how nutrition impacts major body systems. In this nutrition activity, students brainstorm how they think the digestive system works and discuss how essential nutrients impact major body systems. They work in groups to research different body systems, and each group creates a poster and slogan to promote healthy eating.
4th - 5th Language Arts 18 Views 169 Downloads
Chew on This
In this healthy eating worksheet, students read an excerpt on eating healthy and understanding the risks of eating fast food. The packet is a 13 page cross-circular project involving a number of subjects all pertaining to the Chew on This reading.
6th - 12th Science 67 Views 552 Downloads
Mission Nutrition: Variety for Vitality
Students investigate the benefits of eating different food often. In this healthy eating lesson, students discuss the different food groups and how often a person should eat an item from those groups. Students create and share a list of different menu ideas for meals and snacks that would keep them energized and healthy.
2nd - 3rd Health 3 Views 9 Downloads
Writing An Article
Young writers compose an article on the benefits of healthy eating. They are coached on how to use the passive voice in their writing. On the whiteboard, they brainstorm ideas of why healthy eating is important, then use those ideas to construct their articles.
4th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
Students identify the food groups. For this nutrition lesson, students read the book Staying Healthy, Eating Right and identify the food groups. Students cut out pictures of foods and glue them onto tag board. Students place the cards into the correct food groups.
K - 1st Health 3 Views 10 Downloads
Healthy Eating Improves Learning
Students recognize that healthy food gives you better ability to concentrate and makes you more willing to learn. In this healthy food lesson, students choose food from Canada's food guide to create a healthy lunch and healthy snack.
2nd - 3rd Health 4 Views 6 Downloads
Mission Nutrition: Using Food Labels
Students practice eating healthy by investigating food labels. In this dietary lesson plan, students discover the ingredients used in their everyday food by reading the nutrition labels on the products. Students work in small groups to create poster presentations based on a single food group.
6th - 8th Health 32 Views 180 Downloads