This product is a great supplement to any healthy eating or food pyramid unit! The activity helps younger students identify which food belongs in which food group. The Food Group Sorting Mats can be used in small centers or as an individual activity.
Each food group has five picture cards.
Fruit: apple, banana, strawberries, grapes, watermelon
Vegetable: broccoli, corn, radishes, carrot, onion
Grains: bread, crackers, muffin, oats, pasta
Protein: egg, shrimp, peanuts, chicken, ham
Dairy: cheese, milk, ice cream, yogurt, butter
Simply cut out and all the cards and allow students to sort them on the mats!
For more great soring mats, click the links below!
Math Sorting Mats 1 - 10
Addition Sorting Mats Up to 10
Alphabet Sorting Mats
Blends Sorting Mats
Color Sorting Mats
Digraph Sorting Mats
Food Group Sorting Mats
Long and Short Vowel Sorting Mats
Math Sorting Mats 1 - 10 in Spanish
Math Sorting Mats 11 - 20 in Spanish
Math Sorting Mats 11 - 20
Money Counting Sorting Mats
Shape Sorting Mats
Word Family Sorting Mats
All of these sorting mats can be purchased as a bundle!!
Math and Literacy Sorting Mats Bundle