Nutrition for Preschool and Kindergarten

Your little learners will be engaged in activities related to learning about nutrition in these theme lesson plans. They will be sorting, graphing and identifying healthy and unhealthy food through games and other hands-on activities.  They will also be introduced to the five food groups. Related follow-up activities will reinforce what they have learned.  


 

Includes (Duration Two Weeks)

- 79 pages of content
- 3 emergent readers
- Key Concept - Identifying healthy and unhealthy foods
- 6 literacy center games and more suggestions
- Addresses 10 math outcomes
- 8 follow-up craft suggestions and templates
- Songs
- AND MORE!



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Total of Three Emergent Readers That Address Key Learning Concepts 

Emergent Readers

Emergent Reader - The Healthy Food Story
A simple to read content reader

Introduces how different foods are beneficial to our health.

Suggested Focus Concepts

1.  Retrieving information and vocabulary building
2.  Retelling or relaying the information



Emergent Reader - Colorful Food
Reviews color words

The students would be coloring the food according to the text.  

Suggested Focus Concepts

1.  Understanding text relates to picture
2.  Discussion on how the foods within the reader are beneficial to our health
 


Emergent Reader - Alphabet Food Mini-Reader
A great way to review the alphabet letters and their related sounds.

The students will color, assemble in order and read this little alphabet reader. It could be done in conjunction with reading the literature selection "Eating the Alphabet" by Lois Ehlert.

Suggested Focus Concepts

1.  Reviewing the letters of the alphabet
2.  Discussing if the foods within the reader are healthy or unhealthy


Preschool and Kindergarten Literacy Centers Overview

The Nutrition  theme pack includes a number of literacy games. The following is a quick list of all the games, materials and center activities included within the pack.

-  Print letters matching food pictures

-  Identifying letter names

-  Rhyme around the food pyramid

-  Matching upper and lower-case letters

-  Sight word activities
 

Roll-a-Rhyme Food Game
Letter Matching or Printing


 





Preschool and Kindergarten Math Outcomes Addressed

- I know a number represents an amount of objects.    KCC.B.4

- I know the last number I say is the number of objects, even if I arrange them differently.   KCC.B.4b

- I know when I count the number gets bigger.   KCC.B.4c

- I can count 20 things.  KCC.B5

- I can write numbers 0-20 and show the correct amount of objects for these numbers.  K.CC.A.3

- I can tell if a group has greater than, less than or an equal amount.
 

Measurement and Data

- I can tell what the height, width and weight of an object is.  K.MD.A.1

- I can compare the length, width of two objects and explain the difference. K.MD.A.2

- I can sort objects into categories.  K.MD.B.3

- I can tell you the position of an object using word like above.
 



Examples of Craft Templates and Materials Included


Writing Bread Craft

 
Colorful Food Rainbow
 Paint Resist Picture


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Includes (Duration Two Weeks)

- 79 pages of content
- 3 emergent readers
- Key Concept - Identifying healthy and unhealthy foods
- 6 literacy center games and more suggestions
- Addresses 10 math outcomes
- 8 follow-up craft suggestions and templates
- Songs
- AND MORE!



 




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