Healthy Eating Teacher Resources

These pages will provide current information, reliable links, and helpful resources to assist in teaching healthy living to school aged children, teens, and young adults.

Vegetables and Fruit…Put a Bunch in Your Lunch

Grades 1 & 2

A fun and easy way for children to learn about vegetables and fruit grown locally and around the world. By learning and recognizing a variety of vegetables and fruit,  students will begin to ask for them and pack them in their lunches. Includes a physical activity component.

This kit contains a lesson plan, a vegetable and fruit tracking tool, and resources.

To order this kit contact our School Health Department at 519-258-2146 at ext. 1555, send us an email , or contact your school’s Public Health Nurse.

3 out of 4 - That’s the Score

Grade 4

A fun and easy way for students to track eating, screen use, and physical activity for a week.

This kit contains a lesson plan, student tracking tool, and resources.

To order this kit contact our School Health Department at 519 258-2146 at ext. 1555, send us an email , or your school’s Public Health Nurse.

Rethink Your Drink- Activities for Elementary

Grades 5 to 8

Rethink Your Drink encourages healthy eating by increasing awareness of the amount of sugar students are consuming in some beverages and the negative effects they have on our health.

The Rethink Your Drink resource includes a lesson plan and activities for grades 5 to 8.

To receive a copy of this free resource, contact us at 519-258-2146 ext. 1555 or send us an email.

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