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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
Favorite Foods
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Printables for Grades 6-12

Thought for Food: A Nutrition Lesson
How Does Alcohol Affect the Body?
Food Groups
What Is a Balanced Diet?
We Beat the Street Discussion Guide
How Do Some Drugs Affect the Body?
Survival Kits
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?
An Honest Cigarette Ad?
What Foods Attract Ants?
Colonial New England Food & Cooking
Autumn Veggies and Fruits
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
Science Fun: An Apple a Day
Fruit and Art
Edible Houses
More Art Activities for Health & Nutrition

Language Arts, Health, & Nutrition Connected

Lesson Planning Center
Favorite Foods
The Invention of Coca-Cola® Reading Warm-Up
Ryan White, My Own Story
Chew on This Teacher's Guide
Thirteen Reasons Why Discussion Guide
We Are All the Same: The Life and Death of Nkosi Johnson
More Popular Language Arts Activities for Health & Nutrition

Literature, Health, & Nutrition Connected

Favorite Foods
Fever 1793 Teacher's Guide
Health Reading Warm-Up: Germs
Reading Warm-Up 119 for Gr. 1 & 2: Contemporary Realistic Fiction
The Omnivore's Dilemma Teacher's Guide
Using The Omnivore's Dilemma in the Classroom
Crank Reading Guide
More Literature Resources for Health & Nutrition

Social Studies, Health, & Nutrition Connected

World Class Recipes
Mooncakes
Hunger and Malnutrition
Famous Survivors
Death and the Grief Reaction Process
A Family Wordsearch
Taking Care of Your Health: Family Activity
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

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

Physical Education Activities

The Human Body: Disease & Wellness Printable Book (Grades K-5)
Heart Rate and Exercise
My Favorite Exercise
Explore Activity: Ways to Exercise
Science and Physical Education: Brain Power
Planning a Fitness Schedule
Exercise
More Physical Education Activities

Resources on Illness & Disease

Smoking-Related Mortality Facts
Disasters – Natural and Unnatural
World AIDS Month Slideshow
HIV/AIDS FAQs
Stroke: Causes, Signs, Effects & Prevention
What Happens When the Body Overheats?
Life Science Test: Fighting Disease
More Popular Resources on Illness & Disease

Resources on the Human Body

The Five Senses - Kindergarten
My Wonderful Body
Hospital Word Search
Heart Rate
Life Science Test: Respiration and Excretion
Asthma Word Fill-In
Spinal Cord Injuries
More Popular Resources on the Human Body

Alcohol & Drug Awareness Resources

Cigarette Smoking Fact Sheet
No Smoking!
"Say NO" to Drugs
Drugs and Your Body: Vocabulary
Intervention Strategies for Suicide
Drug Use by Americans, 12 Years and Older
Computer Drug Quiz
More Drug Prevention Resources

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