This three page activity packet helps students to understand that all food comes from plants and animals.
Worksheet can be used for up to three different lessons.
Objective: Classify food as either plant or animal
Activity 1: Have students look through magazines for food pictures. Have students glue the pictures into the correct column on the Food From Plants / Animals Chart.
Objective: Understand that many of our favorite snacks start out as vegetables.
Activity 1: Review plant foods and animal foods. Ask students about their favorite snacks and have them classify their snack as plant or animal.
Activity 2: Have students match the snacks to the vegetables they come from on the Plant Food Worksheet 01.
Activity 3: Demonstrate for students how popcorn is made from corn then eat.
Objective: Understand that many of our favorite foods start out as animals.
Activity 1: Review plant foods and animal foods. Ask students about their favorite foods and have them classify their favorites as plant or animal.
Activity 2: Have students match the foods to the animals they come from on the Animal Food Worksheet 01.
I was disappointed to see how little this unit had. I think a lot more could be added to help my students better understand from the farm to the fork.
March 19, 2013
Great food activity!
February 12, 2013
Perfect for our science theme on farming.
February 3, 2013
January 7, 2013
December 15, 2012
These worksheets helped my lower level readers understand where our food comes from for a persuasive writing unit on nutrition. It is a great resource to use in a small group to reinforce what was taught in the whole class lesson.