Nutrition & Fitness: Grades K-3
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Simon and our health educator Vicki will guide students as they learn about nutrition at the Susan P. Byrnes Health Education Center! Using engaging activities and critical-thinking questions, this video along with the accompanying lesson plan will encourage 2nd and 3rd graders to make healthy food choices. To learn more about nutrition and keeping the body healthy, try our other activities in the Fueling My Special Body eLearning Kit© on LearntobeHealthy.org. (Video running time 16:56)
Students will be able to:
1. Recognize the function of the digestive system.
2. Identify nutrients found in foods.
3. Place foods in the correct food groups.
4. Explain the importance of eating a variety of healthy foods.
Click here to view how this activity aligns with your state’s standards:
- Lesson Plan
- Answer Key
- Activity Script
Disclaimer: To continue to provide our members with the most current and valid health information possible, the LearntobeHealthy team has updated our nutrition education materials to reflect the new food icon, MyPlate.
In some instances you may still find references to MyPyramid, as both MyPyramid and MyPlate are illustrations that are based on the same food groups and recommendations about what and how much to eat. Please visit ChooseMyPlate.gov for more information.