Nutrition Teacher Resources
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Food and Nutrition Quiz
Can your budding nutritionists categorize the foods they eat? Have them try using this interactive nutrition activity, where students answer 10 multiple choice questions based on their knowledge of the food groups and the nutritional value of certain foods.
2nd - 3rd Health 24 Views 116 Downloads
The Very Hungry Kid-Nutrition Lesson
Second graders discuss hunger and the feeling of having enough to eat, completing 2 handouts on the topics. Students will brainstorm when they feel full, responding to a list of situations. It is suggested that students read "The Hungry Caterpillar," which corresponds to the activity.
2nd Health 3 Views 13 Downloads
Nutrition in Me
Students discuss and complete activities to further their knowledge about nutrition in their diet. In this nutrition lesson, students discuss their diets and the amount of vegetables and fruits they are consuming daily. Students define foods that help them grow and complete a relay activity for the topic.
3rd - 4th Health 3 Views 27 Downloads
Health and Nutrition Lesson Plan: Learning Healthy Eating Habits With Junk Food Jack and Healthy Harry
Students distinguish healthy foods from junk foods. In this personal health and nutrition activity, students make Junk Food Jack and Healthy Harry. Students use the puppets to role play discussion about healthy eating.
Pre-K - 1st Health 20 Views 142 Downloads
"Filler-Up" with Premium Fuel
Students investigate nutrition guidelines and recommendations to present what the information to their class. Based on their assessment of current habits, they determine which areas they would like to improve to reach goals for good nutrition.
6th - 12th Health 10 Views 48 Downloads
What Am I Missing?
Discuss nutrition and identify components of a healthy diet, view a Food Guide Pyramid, and create a Personal Food Pyramid, listing all foods eaten in the past 24 hours. Compare food lists with the standard Food Guide and determine where dietary changes need to be made.
K - 8th Health 20 Views 188 Downloads
Lunch Food? Mmmm! Mmmm! Good!
Examine how nutrition plays an important role in our lives by conducting online research and developing lunch menus that satisfy nutritional requirements set up by the United States Department of Agriculture. Students download recipes, create ethnic variations on the food pyramid, and use Excel to convert recipes.
7th - 12th Health 14 Views 260 Downloads
Lab Experiments in Nutrition
Looking for authentic hands-on nutritional experiments? High schoolers will perform experiments to test for the presence of vitamin C in several solutions as well as the effect of caffeine on Daphnia. They will also consider the advertising used to sell food regardless of its nutritional value.
9th - 10th Health 20 Views 149 Downloads
Micronutrient Need Intervention
Students investigate the real world applications of nutrition. They study the problem of starvation and how it affects different populations. Students work in small groups in order to devise and intervention plan. They also search out the right type of diet for a personal nutrition plan.
9th - 12th Science 4 Views 45 Downloads
Nutrients by the Numbers
Students read and discuss an article on the amount of sugar in various food products. They compare the nutritional values of food products, calculate their daily intake of nutrients, analyze serving sizes, and compare/contrast their own diets to the daily recommended percentages.
6th - 12th Health 14 Views 60 Downloads
Your 4-H Focus on Food Labels
Facilitate healthy eating habits with this collection of activities. This activity, made for 4-H originally, covers nutrition, health, and fitness. Middle schoolers focus on the life skill of making healthy lifestyle choices. They examine and work on understanding food and nutrition labels by analyzing labels of potatoes prepared in various ways.
6th - 8th 21st Century Skills 23 Views 359 Downloads