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    Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Food Lesson Plan

    Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Food Lesson Plan

    Objective: To learn about food and eating healthy.

    Message: Good food helps you grow and stay healthy.

    Book(s):

    Music: “Food Groups Are Rockin’ Tonight” (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GaLvxVnn8Yg)

    Fine Motor Skills:

    • Science pages 33-34
    • BPW pages 287, 303

    Craft/Activity 1:

    • Science Centers pages 106-115
    • Food Is Fantastic: Healthy or Not Healthy? (http://www.education.com/worksheet/article/food-is-fantastic-healthy-or-not/)
    • Salad Bowl Mixup (http://www.education.com/worksheet/article/salad-bowl-mixup/)
    • Fruit Bowl Mixup (http://www.education.com/worksheet/article/fruit-bowl-mixup/)

    Craft/Activity 2: Food Group Coloring Pages

    • Breads and Grains (http://www.education.com/worksheet/article/food-groups-coloring-page-breads-grains/)
    • Vegetables (http://www.education.com/worksheet/article/vegetable-coloring-page/)
    • Fruits (http://www.education.com/worksheet/article/food-coloring-page-fruit/)
    • Meats and Beans (http://www.education.com/worksheet/article/healthy-eating-meat/)
    • Dairy (http://www.education.com/worksheet/article/dairy-coloring-page/)
    • Desserts (http://www.education.com/worksheet/article/healthy-food-dessert/)
    • Fruit and Vegetable Alphabet Activity Placemat (http://www.education.com/worksheet/article/place-mat-activity-3/)

    Craft/Activity 3:

    • What’s On My Plate (http://www.choosemyplate.gov/downloads/mini_poster_English_final.pdf)
    • My Plate Template (https://bgchealthforlife.files.wordpress.com/2013/03/myplatetemplate.jpg)

    Basic Skills Review: BPW pages 284-286, 288-294, 301-302

    Food Preschool Activities

    References

    Big Preschool Workbook (P). 2014. School Zone Publishing Company. ISBN 978-0887431456
    DK Workbooks: Science, Pre-K. 2014. DK Publishing. ISBN 978-1-4654-1726-8
    Take It to Your Seat Science Centers, Grades PreK-K. 2005. Evan-Moor Educational Publishers. ISBN 978-1-59673-090-8

    Image Credits

    Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Food Lesson Plan © 2015 Heather Johnson
    Food Preschool Activities © 2015 Heather Johnson

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