This bundle of activities is perfect for Preschool, Pre-K and early Kindergarten. Featuring 12 healthy eating themed activities working on skills in the areas of Literacy, Writing, Math, Social Emotional, and Motor Skills ideal for ages 3-5. Each activity is further detailed below.
This bundle of printables and activities is a perfect supplement to your classroom lesson plans and centers. While not intended to be a complete curriculum, these activities will reinforce areas of focus for preschool aged students. See the outline below for a full list of activities included in this bundle!
Healthy Foods Activities
First Letter Sound Match – Match the picture to the first letter of the word using letter sounds. (Literacy)
Carrot and Banana Alphabet – Use carrots and bananas to create the letters of the alphabet! Use the example cards, or create your own way to make the letter. (Literacy, Cognitive)
Food Croups Writing Practice – Trace the letters to write the words of the food groups. Pictures included. (Literacy, Writing, Motor)
Favorite Veggie Graph – Poll the class and record their favorite veggies on the graph. (Math, Social Emotional)
Healthy Foods Pattern Match – Find the matching patterns. (Math, Cognitive)
Smoothie Snack – Try a new snack together and discuss the scientific concepts of “physical changes” and “mixtures.” (STEM, Social Emotional)
Healthy Foods Number Matching – Count the foods in the picture, then match the number of foods to the numeral. (Math, Cognitive)
Healthy Foods I Spy - Count the number of each food in the picture. (Math, Cognitive)
Cut Fruit Creations – Challenge your students to build a structure with cut fruit and toothpicks. (STEM, Cognitive)
Grocery Shopping Scavenger Hunt – Search for the groceries on the list, and keep track of which foods you have found. (Cognitive, Math, Motor)
Cut the Fruits and Veggies – Cut along the dotted lines to chop the fruits and veggies. (Motor)
Food Groups Color Page – Discuss the different food groups, and color the foods. (Cognitive, Motor)