PowerPoint Presentation Included! Confused by all the changes in the USDA's nutrition policies? We have the books for you! This three-volume series builds awareness about healthy food and lifestyle choices in light of the most current thinking about nutrition and exercise. These books contain 28 reproducible pages, 8 PowerPoint slides and answer keys.This book interprets the new food pyramid for personalized nutrition based on gender, age and physical activity. Games, word searches, matching activities, and simple recipes for classroom preparation of healthy snacks are included.
This fun, reproducible book includes age- and grade-level appropriate activities that focus on health-related issues such as nutrition, exercise, smoking, safety, and much more!
Help students learn to make healthy food choice, appreciate the importance of daily exercise, and develop healthy habits they will maintain throughout their lives. Encourage them to journal about nutrition, fitness, and health to reinforce what they have learned. 96 pages + CD pages.
Learn the stages of an apple's life from seed to harvest. Enjoy eating and cooking apples. Designed for preschool through kindergarten, this theme-based book features ideas, activities, puzzles and story sequencing to promote active learning. Curriculum topics include visual discrimination, word recognition, beginning sounds, rhyming, association, listening, sequencing and math.
“Healthy Habits” will help students learn about and appreciate habits such as eating nutritious meals and exercising. Upon completion of this unit, each child should be able to plan simple nutritional meals. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner each have their own informational text and coloring page in this packet. A page about fresh air and exercise is also included.
Thanksgiving isn’t complete without a feast! Children will love creating their own placemats, napkin designs, and turkey centerpieces. A variety of recipes are included and can be used to create a feast or to practice understanding procedural texts and to discuss measurements, nutrition, and cooking.
Award-winning author Grace Lin joins science writer Ranida T. McKneally to get kids talking about the science of food, the five food groups, and what a healthy meal looks like. Answering questions like "why are so many vegetables green?", "What's the difference between brown bread and white bread?", and "Why do beans make you gassy?", cheerful haiku poems and a simple Q&A format make this book a nutritious treat. The information in this book aligns with both the USDA's MyPlate guidelines and the Harvard School of Public Health's Healthy Eating Plate guidelines and back matter includes further information about healthy eating and nutritional guidelines, as well as a glossary.
From their early roots in Southeast Asia to their introduction to Americans at the 1876 United States Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia alongside Alexander Graham Bell's telephone, bananas have a very auspicious history. Complete with jokes, recipes, poems, and even an epitaph, Bananas! has it all. Fun, refreshing, and mouth-watering illustrations by Page Eastburn O'Rourke makes Bananas! easy to pick up and hard to put down.
Complete your classroom unit on food and nutrition with the ideas in this packet. Included are bulletin board ideas and learning center activities. Through matching games, food riddles, a word search, story starters, and more, students will practice classifying foods, purchasing items, and using vocabulary.
“My Book about Food and Nutrition” has been prepared to help teachers of lower elementary grades present good nutrition through poems, informational texts, and follow-up worksheets. Upon completion of this unit, each child should be able to identify the five food groups. Also included are coloring pages and writing pages that make this book a great health science keepsake for students to take home.
This interaceive foldable booklet is designed to work with any curriculum or textbook. your student will document what he has learned about basic nutrition. There are pages where he will tell about water, carbohydrates, protein, fats & fatty acide, vitamins, minerals, calories, and a blank page for adding more information. All instructions and templates included. This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create! Print as many as you need for your own class.
Hands-on games teach concepts like classification, opposites, patterns. Numbers, shapes, colors, parts to the whole, then and now and visual acuity. 25 games reinforce curriculum areas like community helpers, dinosaurs, farm and nutrition.
Good food doesn't begin on a store shelf with a box. It comes from a garden bursting with life, color, sounds, smells, sunshine, moisture, birds, and bees! Healthy food becomes much more interesting when children know where they come from. So what's in the garden? Kids will find a variety fruits and vegetables, and a tasty, kid-friendly recipe for each one to start a lifetime of good eating. A "food for thought" section presents interesting facts about each fruit and vegetable, and a "how does your garden grow?" section explains facts about gardening and the parts of plants.
Engage students with these must have reproducible activities! Each book focuses on important health topics based on the Canadian curriculum, such as nutrition, peronsal safety physical activity and much more! Rubrics and assessments included.
In this inspiring, breakthrough book, nationally respected educator and fitness expert Michael F. Opitz together with veteran teacher Jennifer Davis-Duerr share their secrets for combining literacy-rich, ready-to-use lessons with easy-to-implement fitness exercises. You'll discover how to weave fitness (physical, nutritional, social, and emotional) into your existing classroom literacy routines - guided reading, read-aloud, independent reading, readers and writers workshop - for the invigorating workout today's students urgently need.
If you're feeling thirsty, this book is for you! Learn to make delicious fruit drinks and smoothies that not only taste good, but can be good for you, too! Each recipe includes a healthy tip as well as an ingredients and tools list and easy, step-by-step instructions for making fun and nutritious beverages. Kids will love dazzling their family and friends with delicious and tasty drinks - such as the bubbly Red Lava Volcano, the green Kiwi Concoction, and the shake-like Banana Bonanza. Soon, they will be begging you for the recipes!