Title: Three Meals For Gregory
The purpose of this lesson is to motivate students to seek good nutrition.
This lesson will teach students how to use the Food Guide Pyramid to eat healthy meals. Students will learn about the six different food groups and how to plan a meal incorporating all six. After reading the book "Gregory The Terrible Eater," students will be divided into 3 groups of 5 to create a breakfast, lunch and dinner for Gregory the goat.
Each group will create an audio podcast explaining what their breakfast, lunch, and dinner for Gregory consist of. Each group will present their project to the whole class.
Title: Eat Well, Be Well
Book Creator Web Address URL:
[HE1] (1) 12: Recognize foods and beverages that are healthy choices.Digital Tool Description: Students will use the iPad app Book Creator to create their own iBooks as they add text, images, music, video, and narration to bring their books to life.
Title: Healthy Habits
This podcast identifies seven healthy ways that young and old can stay healthy and fit. It explains why we should eat breakfast, exercise, and drink milk just to name a few. This was designed as a quick way to explain to kids that it is easy to get and stay fit by following seven habits. It is a easy and fun way to help students and adults change their lives to be healthier. Standard(s):
[HE1] (3) 9: Identify portion sizes and number of daily servings needed from each food group using MyPyramid.