Nutrition Scavenger Hunt (Middle School Health & Wellness Lesson Plans)

Nutrition Scavenger Hunt (Middle School Health & Wellness Lesson Plans)
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*****UPDATED with an additional student activity added*****

Build health literacy with an interactive and engaging Nutrition Scavenger Hunt!!

» Teach students basic nutrition terms and concepts

» Introduce students to the foundation of building a healthy diet

» Get students out of their desks and moving during this interactive scavenger hunt

Why you'll love it: 

» Interactive and gets kids moving

» Creates an engaging opportunity for students to build health literacy

» High level of peer-to-peer interaction

What's included: 

» Nutrition clue cards, task cards, and exercise cards

» Two Student Worksheets and Activities - - The Scavenger Hunt and Fueling Your Body

» Exercise Posters (a demo of this download)

» Physical Health teaching video

***Bonus: Blog post about this activity

Highlighted Nutrition Terms: 

» Variety

» Moderation

» Balance

» Carbohydrate

» Protein

» Fats

» Minerals

» Vitamins

» Water

» Empty Calories

» Real Food

» Daily Food Guide

Perfect for:

» Teachers intentionally focused on empowering students to thrive.

» Health and Physical Health education teachers wishing to nurture health literacy

» Health and science teachers looking for a way to integrate movement and activity into the classroom


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