Lesson Plans and Theme Resources
Nutrition Unit (Preschool, K)
February is Nutrition Month. Several activities for learning about foods and nutrition.
Food & Nutrition @ Little Giraffes Teaching Ideas (Preschool, K)
Photos and ideas for teaching a theme about food.
Food and Nutrition Theme (Preschool-K)
Printable activities, resources, crafts, and lessons for young children.
Eat Right! (1-4)
A nutritional art activity.
Leafy Greens Lesson Plans (3-5)
Students are led through activities across the core curriculum by a team of five dinosaur characters dressed in baseball uniforms who are the “Cruciferous Crusaders” All-Star Cancer Fighting Baseball Team.
MyPyramid for Kids (All ages)
Printable resources and classroom materials from the USDA.
Nutrition Lesson Plans – Fun Hands-on Activities (3-5)
Students learn about the four food groups by cutting pictures of food out of newspapers to make projects.
Nutrition Education Resources
Lesson Plan Collection: Ten lesson plan activities for K-2, 5 activities for grades 3-5, and 16 more lessons for preschool through secondary.
Ten Tips Nutrition Education Series
Easy-to-follow tips in PDF format. These are a great resource for learning how to eat healthy and correctly teach students.