Food Glorious Food!! Food packets that includes pictures and activities for healthy/unhealthy, meats, grains, dairy, fruit, vegetables, sweets, and Thanksgiving foods! Warning: these activities will make you hungry!! Eating is recommended before viewing!!
This product can be used by a Speech Language Pathologist, Early Intervention teacher, 4K or Kindergarten teacher, or a general education teacher working on a food pyramid or healthy eating lesson.
There are 39 pages in this food-themed packet. This is a versatile product that spans pre-k up until grade 4 or perhaps further if you are doing a food pyramid unit. It addresses language arts and science goals. These activities are designed to work on the following language skills: Pronouns: "I, he/she," contraction 'don't," turn-taking, naming, recall, categorization, matching, sorting, describing, understanding and verbalizing similarities and differences. The activities can be used for individual or group activities, (just be sure to print enough game mats for each group member). They will be perfect to accompany a foods unit, thanksgiving unit, healthy eating lesson or food pyramid lesson.
Here's the activities:
1. Food Group Sort: (Sort up to 6 food groups: meat, vegetables, fruits, dairy, grains, sweets),
2. "I like/don't like __________" (foods) game,
3. Breakfast or Lunch foods sort,
4. Recall those foods! (naming and recall game),
5. Set your thanksgiving table, (find foods you would see on a Thanksgiving table),
6. What does not belong? game,
7. Shop for the matching card game.
8. Healthy or Unhealthy Snacks Sort.
These activities can also be used as companion activities for the "Expanding Expresions tool," (EET).
The following pages are included:
Credits, Assembly, product info.
Directions for all 7 activities, 4 pages,
1 page vegetable pictures, small
1 page vegetable game mat, large,
1 page fruit pictures, small,
1 page fruit game mat, large,
1 page meats pictures small,
1 page meats game mat, large,
1 page breads/grains pictures small,
1 page breads/grains game mat, large,
1 page sweets pictures small,
1 page sweets game mat, large,
1 page dairy pictures, small,
1 page dairy game mat, large,
1 page breakfast foods pictures, small,
1 page breakfast foods game mat, large,
1 page lunch foods pictures, small,
1 page lunch foods game mat, large,
1 page Thanksgiving table foods, small,
1 page Thanksgiving table game mat, large,
1 page 'what does not belong?"
1 page "shopping list" for "shop for the matching food card" game,
2 pages healthy/unhealthy mats, large
2 pages healthy/unhealthy pictures, small,
3 pages of black and white worksheets.
Moast activities are in color with white space. On 6/15 Healthy/unhealthy snack sort (color) and 3 black and white worksheets were added. Directions pages are in black and white.
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2014 (c) Donna Miazga Updated 6/2015