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Food and Nutrition Theme Preschool Songs and Printables - Tips from a Typical Mom
February in our preschool is Healthy Living Month! Here are some cute songs I found to help the kids remember to live healthy! Food and Nutrition Themes and Activities Sing about Food and Nutrition Are You Eating Tune: Are You Sleeping Are you eating, are you eating Healthy foods, healthy foods? For your body needs […]
grocery store BINGO!
Who loves taking their kids grocery shopping!? Okay, maybe it's not always a bed of roses, but it's a great opportunity to teach your kids about nutritious choices. Here's a printable BINGO sheet from Nest of Posies that will help make it fun for your kids (and easier for you)!
Food Groups Sorting Mats (w/Real Photos) - $3.50 : File Folder Games at File Folder Heaven - Printable, hands-on fun!
These Food Groups Sorting Mats With Real Photos include 6 unique sorting mats that focus on identifying the 5 food groups with a junk food themed bonus mat. (Please see preview photos for details.) At an independent workstation, center or language group, students complete the following sorting and classification activities. Sorting Fruit Sorting Vegetables Sorting Meat/Protein Sorting Grains Sorting Dairy Sorting Junk Food
This winter has been crazy! Here in Northern Virginia we've had 14 snow days, plus a bunch of delays. My poor unit plans have been so derailed, but I wanted to share with you the highlights from our study of the Food Groups and Nutrition. To begin, we learned about the 5 food groups, plus 'Treats.' We used a big basket of food from our play kitchen, and sorted it by the group. I made these colorful posters as a reference for the kiddos. Each day during circle time, we sang a song or played…
Back-To-School Lunch Room Routine Activity
Photo Source: www.kindergartenkindergarten.com For most kiddos, kindergarten is their first experience with the cafeteria and it's important to go over acceptable behaviors, daily routines, and other lunch time expectations during the first day/throughout the first week of school. We found some super great ideas while perusing some of our favorite teaching blogs and thought we'd pass them along... Kathryn over at Kindergarten Kindergarten actually takes her kiddos down to the cafeteria (when…
Teach Kids About Healthy Eating - with this Printable Board Game
Kids Kitchen: Free Printable Board Game for Teaching Kids About Healthy Eating. Includes info on how much children should eat from each of the four food groups, and four different ways to play!
A Healthy Eating Game for kids (with a Halloween twist)
I came up with the Healthy Eating Game so the boys could "fish" for healthy foods that grow in a garden (not necessarily our garden since we have yet to grow anything you can actually eat). And since they're kids and it's Halloween soon we added some fun Halloween items for a Halloween twist. The idea for this game came from a few things: My boys like catching anything with a magnet. They're interested in the garden. And they're getting to the age where they're starting to prefer candy and…
Staying Healthy: Germs, Hand Washing, and Exercise
Ready to learn all about germs and staying healthy? This favorite unit has just what you need to teach your students about germs, hand washing, exercise, eating healthy, and staying healthy! Your students will have a blast learning how to care for their selves!Save BIG by purchasing the Science for ...
Fun Activities to Encourage Healthy Eating - In The Playroom
This post was contributed by Toad Hall Nursery Providing the right nutrition for your child is essential to ensuring that he or she grows and develops appropriately with age. Despite this, parents often struggle to outsmart picky eaters. That’s why it’s important to teach children from a young age about the benefits of making healthy […]