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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

Thought for Food: A Nutrition Lesson
Fruits and Vegetables List
Kitchen Safety
Food Groups
The Invention of Coca-Cola® Reading Warm-Up
How to Eat Fried Worms Enrichment Activities
Favorite Foods
More Popular Food Printables

Printables for Grades 6-8

What Is a Balanced Diet?
Insects in the Garden
Rev Up Your Veggies: A Physical Science Activity
Chew on This Teacher's Guide
Activity: Bacteria and Food Poisoning
Food Web
Pumpkin Seed Snack
More Popular Food Printables

Printables for Grades 9-12

Chemistry of Cooking
The Omnivore's Dilemma Teacher's Guide
A Chocolate Curriculum
Gummy Bear Genetics
What Are Seeds and Fruits?
Grape Expectations: A Physics Experiment on Nutrition
Curious George Banana Bread Recipe
More Food Printables

Lesson Plans

Which Foods Do Molds Love Best?
Math and Recipes
Table Manners
Salt or Sugar: Which Dissolves Faster in Different Liquids?
Class Garden
Make a Dried Bouquet
Autumn Veggies and Fruits
More Popular Food Lesson Plans

Quizzes

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

References

Cranberry Facts
Bacteria That Cause Food-borne Illness
Good-for-Your-Body Foods
Ideas for Healthy Lunches and Snacks
Cranberry Lemon Oat Scones
Fresh Cranberry Sauce
Fruited Brie Bake
More Food References

Educational Technology Resources

Table Manners Scoring Rubric
Fast-Food Fact Finding
Your Favorite Foods at Thanksgiving
Math with Candies PowerPoint Presentation
More Educational Technology Resources

Food & Art Connected

Math and Recipes Worksheet
The Edible Model
Design Your Dream Ice Cream Cone
Bob's Lunch Box
Science Fun: An Apple a Day
Name Those Fruits and Vegetables
Fruit Patterns
More Food Activities for Art Class

Holiday Recipes

Increasing Recipe Worksheets- Answer Key
Summer Herbs to Identify
Mooncakes
Be Dazzled Cranberry Punch
Cranberry Apple Crisp
Cranberry Bread Pudding
Apple Pie a la Zing
More Popular Holiday Recipes

Mathematics & Food Connected

Gummy Worm Measurements
Math and Recipes Vocabulary
Appreciating British Food
Sorting Sets of Food
The Cost of Lunch
Food Prices
Math in Science: Favorite Fruits
More Food Activities for Math Class

History & Food Connected

Colonial New England Food & Cooking
Colonial New England Food & Cooking
A Medieval Feast
Cranberry-Nut Bread
Dried-Pepper Hangings Instruction Sheet
Indian Pudding
First Garden: The White House Garden and How It Grew Reader's Guide
More Food Resources for History Class

Science & Food Connected

An Edible Experiment
The Foods We Eat
Cool-Weather and Warm-Weather Crops
Fred's Fruits and Vegetables
Nutrition Lab
A Sweet Start to Science
What Foods Attract Ants?
More Popular Food Activities for Science Class

Language Arts & Food Connected

Health Reading Warm-Up: Healthy Food
How to Eat Fried Worms Word Find
The Life of Milton Hershey
The World of Rosemary Wells
Stink: The Incredible Shrinking Kid & Super-Galactic Jawbreaker Teacher's Guide
How to Eat Fried Worms Project Ideas
How to Eat Fried Worms Answers
More Popular Food Resources for Language Arts

Literature Resources for Food & Nutrition

Using The Omnivore's Dilemma in the Classroom
Close to Famous Discussion Guide
Collage De Lista De Compras
Vayamos A La Tienda De Abarrotes
Grocery List Collage
Bunny Cakes Recipe & Activity
Dragons Love Tacos and Secret Pizza Party Activity Sheets
More Literature Resources for Food & Nutrition

Social Studies & Food Connected

Nutrition: Family Activity
Taking Care of Your Health: Family Activity
The Popcorn Plant
Peanut Products
Fair Trade
Gross Recipes for Halloween
Warm Cranberry Wassail
More Popular Food Resources for Social Studies

Food Resources for Health & Nutrition

Planning a Fitness Schedule
Food From Plants and Animals
My Favorite Exercise
Healthy Food Choices
The Ants Have It!
Science Fun: Crazy Peas
Cookie Day
More Popular Food Resources for Health & Nutrition

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