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Food Resources for Teachers

Food is a fun subject for students of all ages with these lesson plans and printables. Explore the many educational uses of food with your class during National Nutrition Month (March). You'll find plenty of cross-curricular resources, including edible art projects, songs about nutrition, and recipes from around the globe. Students will enjoy hands-on activities that use candy to learn about math and science. You'll also find worksheets on the human digestive system and healthy eating.

Printables for Grades K-5

Health Reading Warm-Up: Healthy Food
How Many Apples?
Draw & Find: Which Fruit Bunch Has 11 Pieces?
Thought for Food: A Nutrition Lesson
Favorite Foods
Food Groups
The Invention of Coca-Cola® Reading Warm-Up
More Popular Food Printables

Printables for Grades 6-8

Thought for Food: A Nutrition Lesson
What Is a Balanced Diet?
Food Web
Chew on This Teacher's Guide
Food Flight: Digestive Tracking
Nutrition Lab
Colonial New England Food & Cooking
More Popular Food Printables

Printables for Grades 9-12

Gummy Bear Genetics
Chemistry of Cooking
The Omnivore's Dilemma Teacher's Guide
What Are Seeds and Fruits?
Curious George Banana Bread Recipe
Science Key Term Review: Digestion and Nutrition
Life Science Test: Digestion and Nutrition
More Food Printables

Lesson Plans

Salt or Sugar: Which Dissolves Faster in Different Liquids?
Which Foods Do Molds Love Best?
Class Garden
Table Manners
Plant Eaters and Meat Eaters
What Foods Attract Ants?
Math and Recipes
More Popular Food Lesson Plans

Quizzes

Tips to Healthy Eating Quiz
Good-For-You Foods Quiz
Juice Nutrition Quiz

References

Cranberry Facts
Good-for-Your-Body Foods
You Are What You Eat
Columbus and Food
Fruity Maple Glazed Ham
Food with History
Juice Nutrition 101
More Food References

Educational Technology Resources

Fast-Food Fact Finding
Math and Recipes
Our Favorite Cookies PowerPoint Presentation
Your Favorite Foods at Thanksgiving
More Educational Technology Resources

Food & Art Connected

Fruit Patterns
Math and Recipes Worksheet
Math and Recipes
Math and Recipes Vocabulary
Name Those Fruits and Vegetables
Bob's Lunch Box
Sorting Seeds
More Food Activities for Art Class

Holiday Recipes

Increasing Recipe Worksheets- Answer Key
Math and Recipes
World Class Recipes
Mooncakes
Hasty Pudding
Chocolate Milk Shakes
A Frozen Delight: Making Ice Cream
More Popular Holiday Recipes

Mathematics & Food Connected

Gummy Worm Measurements
Math and Recipes
Math in Science: Favorite Fruits
Science Skill: Estimating and Measuring with Cereal and Raisins
Create a Column Chart with Excel
Sharing Food Equally
Favorite Fruits Picture Graph
More Food Activities for Math Class

History & Food Connected

Colonial New England Food & Cooking
Colonial New England Food & Cooking
A Medieval Feast
History of Marshmallows Reading Warm-Up
Make a Dried Bouquet
Thanksgiving Menu: Then & Now
Rev Up Your Veggies: A Physical Science Activity
More Food Resources for History Class

Science & Food Connected

Thought for Food: A Nutrition Lesson
Which Foods Do Molds Love Best?
Gummy Bear Genetics
Food Web
Gummy Worm Measurements
The Foods We Eat
Chemistry of Cooking
More Popular Food Activities for Science Class

Language Arts & Food Connected

Favorite Foods
Table Manners
The World of Rosemary Wells
Nutrition: Vocabulary
Science Key Term Review: Digestion and Nutrition
Hunger and Malnutrition
Stink: The Incredible Shrinking Kid & Super-Galactic Jawbreaker Teacher's Guide
More Popular Food Resources for Language Arts

Literature Resources for Food & Nutrition

Favorite Foods
Dragons Love Tacos and Secret Pizza Party Activity Sheets
Using The Omnivore's Dilemma in the Classroom
The World of Rosemary Wells
Stink: The Incredible Shrinking Kid & Super-Galactic Jawbreaker Teacher's Guide
Good Enough to Eat Activity Guide
Science and Writing: Food Poetry
More Literature Resources for Food & Nutrition

Social Studies & Food Connected

Table Manners
The World of Rosemary Wells
Fair Trade
Make a Dried Bouquet
George Washington Carver
Taking Care of Your Health: Family Activity
The Popcorn Plant
More Popular Food Resources for Social Studies

Food Resources for Health & Nutrition

Favorite Foods
Which Foods Do Molds Love Best?
Food From Plants and Animals
Health & Nutrition Printables Slideshow
Chemistry of Cooking
Fred's Fruits and Vegetables
My Favorite Exercise
More Popular Food Resources for Health & Nutrition

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