Healthy Eating Kit [2]

Healthy Eating Kit [2]
Healthy Eating Kit (hover over image to zoom in)

Kits are rented on a termly basis and can be hired for up to 6 weeks. Only 2 kits per school at any time.

The Electricity kit is ideal for Key Stage 1 and 2, and gives the student the opportunity to explore healthy eating through fun activities including:

  • Write down what everyone has eaten in the past 24 hours. How did their diet compare with the pyramid?
  • Look at the different food groups and how they make up a healthy diet
  • Plan a healthy meal for a family
  • Plan a day’s worth of meals and include 5 servings of fruit and vegetables
  • Look at food labels to see how much sugar/faUsalt is in different foods
  • Find out how much energy is given by different foods
  • Identify examples of food as fruit or vegetables (tomatoes are fruit!)
  • Compare animal and human diets. Why are they different?
  • Find out how much different foods cost to buy. Why are some more expensive than others?
    • Discover added iron in your branflakes

The Kit Contains:

  • 1 Large selection of foods (see Appendix for full list)
  • 10 plates
  • 1 “Join the Activators” CD-ROM
  • 1 Eatwell Plate Big Floor Game:
  • 1 Floormat
  • 48 Food Cards
  • Sheet 1 Eatwell Plate - Activity Ideas
  • Sheet 2 Eatwell Plate Basics
  • Sheet 3 The Eatwell Plate: The food groups explained
  • 4 posters:
    • Fruit
    • Vegetables
    • Food pyramid
    • The Eatwell Plate
  • 1 set of Teachers’ notes

Available term times to book:

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