Vegetable Teacher Resources
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Focus on Fruits, Vary Your Veggies
Learners investigate the fruit and vegetable group. In this nutrition lesson, students use the Food Guide Pyramid to identify foods in the fruit and vegetable group. Learners discuss kinds of fruits and vegetables and plan to grow a school vegetable garden.
1st - 2nd Science 6 Views 29 Downloads
PICTURE PERFECT PYRAMID
Students create a model of the USDA's Food Pyramid Guide, using shoe boxes. They bring an assortment of shoe boxes from home. Students are given a copy of the "Food Guide Pyramid." They wrap boxes for the bread group in white, the vegetable group in green, the meat group in red, the milk group in yellow and the fruit group in purple.
6th - 8th Health 6 Views 6 Downloads
The Dragon's Tail
Second graders read a story about Little D, a baby dragon, and how he interacts with the five food groups. They color, chant, pantomime, and discuss food groups after reading the story. They also consider causes and effects as they make their own poster.
2nd Health 3 Views 6 Downloads
Vegetables Group Signs
If you are teaching a unit on healthy eating, planting vegetables, or the food groups you'll love this resource. There are six brightly colored, full-page images of various vegetables for you to use.
- Use to define or identify class table groups
- Print out and post around the room
Pre-K - 3rd Health 3 Views 0 Downloads
Three Healthful Meals: A Practical Food-Guide-Pyramid Activity
Students activate their knowledge of the food guide pyramid and the basic food groups in order to plan nutritious meals. They collect a handful of food images from magazines and glue them to the appropriate plates.
2nd - 6th Health 3 Views 4 Downloads
Arianna Travels the Orient Express
Fourth graders discuss how they eat when they travel. They resequence a letter that has been separated into pieces. They read the letter aloud, discuss the foods eaten by the writer and analyze whether she ate the right amount of food from the 5 food groups.
4th Health 3 Views 1 Download
Arianna Bones and the 'Great-Mysteries-of-Nutrition' Pavilion
Fourth graders review their knowledge of the 5 food groups, using mini-posters and worksheets provided. Then they read a clever story filled with poems to read aloud, which reinforce the different foods in the food groups and their benefits.
4th Health 3 Views 1 Download
Arianna in Antarctica
Fourth graders review their knowledge of the food groups and their benefits. They make comparison flash cards with different foods and their benefits, sharing them in creative ways. Finally, they work in groups to solved case studies related to health.
4th Health 3 Views 4 Downloads
It's Fun to Eat Fruits and Vegetables
Learners identify the importance of eating fruits and vegetables. For this nutrition lesson, students view a picture of the food pyramid and identify where to find fruits and vegetables. Learners listen to a music piece about fruits and vegetables.
Pre-K - K Health 3 Views 26 Downloads
Activity Guide: Joseph Had a Little Overcoat
Enhance a reading of the Caldecott Medal-winning children's book Joseph had a Little Overcoat by Simms Taback with this collection of learning activities. Starting with general background information about the book and author, this resource goes on to provide reading comprehension questions and key vocabulary to address while reading the story.
K - 2nd Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable