Make nutrition part of kid's lives and help them stay active, enjoy nutrient-rich foods and learn about healthy food choices with these resources. We've selected this list of ideas to work in a variety of settings with kids of all ages.
A game of artistic fun and nutrition for 4 or more players, grades K-5. Players sketch or sculpt clay into nutrient-rich food and others guess what food it is.
What Food Am I?
A nutrition game for grades 2-5. Read clues for nutrient-rich foods from all food groups and have kids guess the name.
Game On! The Ultimate Wellness Challenge
Pick and choose amongst the "Making Better Food Choices" and "Moving More" Challenge activities.
Fun, hands-on and interactive activities from Dairy Council's most popular programs help you teach nutrition from pre-k through upper elementary grades. Look for Chef Combo, Food Model Activities, even the Balloon Basket Relay.
Five Food Group Activity Stickers and Masters: PreK-5
Grade level masters have nutrition activities using stickers. Some examples: Food Group Match-Up, What's for Lunch?, Nutrition Keeps Me Healthy, and Crossfood Puzzle.
"Are You Getting Enough?" quiz, on-line games, lessons, recipes and activities all about calcium. Do you get enough?
Think Your Drink!
When it comes to nutrition, not all drinks are created equal! Help kids learn the facts and choose nutrient-rich drinks.