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Health and Nutrition Teacher Resources

Our cross-curricular resources on health and nutrition will engage your students with fun and informative lessons, printables, and activities on their well-being. Teach them about illness, physical education, and balanced diets so they have the knowledge to make healthy choices. Good eating habits and a healthy amount of exercise help keep the mind and body performing at their best. Students will be fascinated with science activities on the human body, and you'll find plenty of resources on delicious foods to keep them interested in nutrition.

Printables for Grades K-5

Body Parts
Health Reading Warm-Up: Healthy Food
Thought for Food: A Nutrition Lesson
Basic First Aid
Why Is Exercise Important?
First-Aid Treatments
Major Bones of the Body
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Printables for Grades 6-12

Thought for Food: A Nutrition Lesson
The Healthy Immune System
Fruits and Vegetables List
How Does Alcohol Affect the Body?
AIDS True/False Worksheet
AIDS/STD Crossword Puzzle
Food Groups
More Popular Health & Nutrition Printables

Lesson Plans

Smoking Lesson - Grade 4 and 5
Salt or Sugar: Which Dissolves Faster in Different Liquids?
Which Foods Do Molds Love Best?
Smoking Lesson - Grades 2 and 3
An Honest Cigarette Ad?
The Life of Milton Hershey
Big Sneeze
More Popular Health & Nutrition Lesson Plans

Quizzes

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

Graphic Organizers

How Can You Stay Healthy?
KWL Chart - Being Healthy
What Parts of Plants Do You Eat?

Activities for Science Class

Thought for Food: A Nutrition Lesson
Wellness Poster
Food Flight: Digestive Tracking
The Foods We Eat
Nutrition Lab
Chemistry of Cooking
Extinguishing a Fire
More Popular Activities for Science Class

Math, Health, & Nutrition Connected

Math and Recipes Worksheet
Math and Recipes Vocabulary
Activity: Comparing Infectious Diseases
HIV/AIDS Statistics
How I've Grown
Science Skill: Estimating and Measuring with Cereal and Raisins
Math in Science: Favorite Fruits
More Math, Health, & Nutrition Resources

Art, Health, & Nutrition Connected

Fruit Patterns
Bob's Lunch Box
School Safety Connect-the-Dots
Science and Art: Hello Mr. Smart Heart
Nurse/EMT Hat
Science Fun: An Apple a Day
Fruit and Art
More Art Activities for Health & Nutrition

Language Arts, Health, & Nutrition Connected

Lesson Planning Center
Favorite Foods
What Is AIDS?
The Invention of Coca-Cola® Reading Warm-Up
Ryan White, My Own Story
Chew on This Teacher's Guide
Thirteen Reasons Why Discussion Guide
More Popular Language Arts Activities for Health & Nutrition

Literature, Health, & Nutrition Connected

Favorite Foods
Action Poems and Songs
We Beat the Street Discussion Guide
We Are All the Same: The Life and Death of Nkosi Johnson
Fever 1793 Teacher's Guide
Health Reading Warm-Up: Germs
Reading Warm-Up 119 for Gr. 1 & 2: Contemporary Realistic Fiction
More Literature Resources for Health & Nutrition

Social Studies, Health, & Nutrition Connected

Name That State
The Omnivore's Dilemma Teacher's Guide
World Class Recipes
Mooncakes
Colonial New England Food & Cooking
Hunger and Malnutrition
Famous Survivors
More Popular Social Studies Activities for Health & Nutrition

History, Health, & Nutrition Connected

History of Marshmallows Reading Warm-Up
Thanksgiving Menu: Then & Now
Hasty Pudding
Rev Up Your Veggies: A Physical Science Activity
School Lunch Choices Reading Warm-Up
A Frozen Delight: Making Ice Cream
Olympic Games and Politics
More Popular History Resources for Health & Nutrition

Food Resources

Fruits and Vegetables List
Favorite Foods
Which Foods Do Molds Love Best?
What Is a Balanced Diet?
Cranberry Facts
Food From Plants and Animals
Rain Forest Foods and Spices
More Popular Food Resources

Physical Education Activities

The Human Body: Disease & Wellness Printable Book (Grades K-5)
Heart Rate and Exercise
Name That State
My Favorite Exercise
Fine Motor Skills
Explore Activity: Ways to Exercise
Science and Physical Education: Brain Power
More Physical Education Activities

Resources on Illness & Disease

AIDS-Infected Immune System
How the AIDS Virus Can Affect You
Smoking-Related Mortality Facts
How AIDS Is Spread
How AIDS Is Not Spread
Disasters – Natural and Unnatural
World AIDS Month Slideshow
More Popular Resources on Illness & Disease

Resources on the Human Body

The Five Senses - Kindergarten
Major Bones of the Body
My Wonderful Body
Diagram of Mouth, Nose, and Lungs
How Do Some Drugs Affect the Body?
Hospital Word Search
Big Sneeze
More Popular Resources on the Human Body

Alcohol & Drug Awareness Resources

Smoking Effects
Cigarette Smoking Fact Sheet
Cigarette Smoking Worksheet
No Smoking!
The Effects of Tobacco Use
Diagram of Mouth, Nose, and Lungs
"Say NO" to Drugs
More Drug Prevention Resources

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