ALEX Classroom Resource

  

Serving Up My Plate: A Yummy Curriculum

  Classroom Resource Information  

Title:

Serving Up My Plate: A Yummy Curriculum

URL:

https://www.fns.usda.gov/tn/serving-myplate-yummy-curriculum

Content Source:

Other
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture-Food and Nutrition Services
Type: Other

Overview:

Serving Up MyPlate is a collection of classroom materials that helps elementary school teachers integrate nutrition education into Math, Science, English Language Arts, and Health. This yummy curriculum introduces the importance of eating from all five food groups using the MyPlate  icon and a variety of hands-on activities. Students also learn the importance of physical activity in staying healthy.

This alignment results from the ALEX Health/PE COS Resource Alignment Summit.

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 1
1.1.1) Explain how healthy behaviors impact personal health.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 2
2.1.1) Describe behaviors that enhance physical and mental health.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 3
3.1.1) Describe the relationship between healthy behaviors and personal health.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 4
4.1.1) Describe school practices that promote a safe and healthy environment.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 4
4.1.2) Compare unhealthy and healthy eating patterns, including eating in moderation.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 5
5.1.1) Draw conclusions about the relationship between healthy behaviors and personal health.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 6
6.1.3) Describe benefits of practicing healthy behaviors.

Examples: using household products only for intended purposes, dietary choices, physical activity, drinking plenty of water

Tags: curriculum, food choices, healthy decisions, my plate
License Type: Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives
For full descriptions of license types and a guide to usage, visit :
https://creativecommons.org/licenses
Partnered Event: Health/PE COS Summit
Accessibility
Comments

This resource comes with a teachers guide, songs to go with the lessons, parent materials, posters, games, and additional resources 

It comes in English, Chinese, Spanish, and French 

  This resource provided by:  
Author: Penny Edwards
The event this resource created for:Health/PE COS Summit