Healthy Eating Unit with Rubric and Lessons | Canadian Grade 2/3 Grade 3

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  1. Let the Health Heroes teach your students about healthy eating. This resource includes everything you need to teach a nutrition unit focused on Healthy eating based on Canada's Food Guide and aligns with the Ontario Curriculum. There are 16 easy-to-follow lessons, 28 worksheets, an assessment task
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Let the Health Heroes teach your students about Healthy Eating. Get your students excited about healthy eating with this unit that includes everything you need to teach and assess a nutrition unit focused on Healthy Eating. This resource is based on Canada’s Food Guide and aligns with the Ontario Curriculum.

Who is this resource for?

✔Teachers who want the lesson planning done for them!

✔Teachers who want an assessment task and a rubric, so assessment is simplified.

✔Canadian Teachers who teach either Grade 2 or Grade 3 or a 2/3 split class.


Are you a Planning Time teacher who teaches Grade 1 - 3? This is the perfect unit for you! It covers expectations for all three grades.

Combined Grade Unit for Healthy Eating - Grade 1, 2, 3

✅Expectations for most Canadian Provinces as well (Quebec, New Brunswick, Yukon, Northwest Territories and Nunavut are omitted)

You will find:

15 lessons to address healthy bodies and healthy eating

35 worksheets

1 assessment task with rubric

3 Food Group Posters

3 Food Group picture cards

Please open the preview to see the unit in detail.

These are the lessons/activities included.

✅How can I be healthy?

✅Healthy Me

✅Why do I need to make healthy choices?

✅Food = Energy

✅The 3 Food Groups

✅Real Food - Where does it come from

✅Real Food vs. Processed Food

✅Mr. Zee’s Apple Factory Questions

✅What are the Dangers of Processed Food

✅Sometimes Foods – What are they?

✅What is a Balanced Meal?

What’s In Your Lunch?

✅Eating Local Foods

✅Ethnic Food Options

✅Good Oral Health

✅Planning a Meal – Assessment Task

✅Planning a Meal Rubric

✅Food Group Posters

✅Food Group Pictures

Are you looking for additional activities to provide practice and review? Check out the companion product:

Healthy Eating Activities

Tie your Health Unit to Media Literacy and Oral Language with this mini-unit which includes an assessment task and rubric:

Media Literacy - Design a Cereal Box


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Total Pages
72 pages
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Teaching Duration
3 Weeks
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