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Healthy Eating Lessons (suggested delivery included in detailed teacher notes)

Healthy Eating Lessons (suggested delivery included in detailed teacher notes)

Five a Day - What's the big deal? This resource has been split into 3 sessions but will more likely to be delivered over 5-6 sessions. Preview the video to get an overview how this will run. All interactive resources run through a browser, swf or pdf. IMPORTANT: all sessions have been added into folders and named accordingly, so after download please make sure you unzip and keep the files in their folders at all times; please don't mix and match or you will have problems. All items work well in most browsers apart from Opera, unless otherwise stated (word search is HTML format only and does not work in Safari, but there is a paper-based version if needed). Also please read tutor notes carefully for suggested delivery, although these can be adapted to suit. Resources needed for all 3 sessions: Internet access, computers/appropriate software, interactive whiteboard, flip chart paper, coloured pens, sticky notes & pencils/pens, handouts and games included in resources. Session 1 Presentation: Slide 1 aims - introduces the topic and outline's the session - starting with an interactive matching game (see the separate file, run HTML, swf or pdf file), this can be completed on individual computers or on an interactive board as a whole group. Eatwell Video: Slide 1 is a video "Eatwell Guide" by the BNF (British Nutrition Foundation). (accessed via YouTube link embedded in slide). Link, just in case: https://youtu.be/iIp3wvAFGYE Eatwell Quiz: Slide 2 to 6 contains knowledge check questions about the video on slide two. (ungraded). Session 1 Presentation: Slide 2 - research activity (individual), outcomes to be recorded on the handout provided (doc or pdf format available). Session 1 Presentation: Slide 3 - pair work to research into fibre content, vitamins and minerals for their 2 chosen fruits/vegetables. Session 2 Presentation: Slide 1 aims - Time for each pair to present their findings to the rest of the group. WordSearch starter activity starts the session (see the separate folder, HTML file does not play in Safari browser for some reason). Presentation notes and end of session plenary Q & A. Session 3 Presentation: Slide 1 aims - collaborative group work - group to ensure that all work so far produced from each pair is collated and saved for future lessons. NOTE: Teacher to help with suggestions if struggling, but the learners need to take individual responsibility to get this completed and saved securely. Perhaps encourage learners to ask rather than to wait for you to tell them what they should do; promote stretch & challenge)
Kazg1
Berries

Berries

A collection of photos of different kinds of berries that will be added to in time. Can be used to help students understand about plant reproduction, and about toxic and safe berries that can be eaten. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
sarah277
Elderflower and Elderberry

Elderflower and Elderberry

A collection of photos that I will ad to over time to show the difference between elderflower and elderberry. Can be used for topics on berries, fruit, traditions, plants, and foraging in the British countryside. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
sarah277
The History of Tea - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

The History of Tea - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The text is recounts the history of tea and how it came to be the world's second most consumed beverage. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, gap filling and True or False exercises. The text can be used for vocabulary building purposes. This handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
MariaPht
Getting Fat Quiz

Getting Fat Quiz

Fun quiz about how we get fat and addicted to eating junk food. Includes hand-drawn illustrations, eleven quiz questions and answer sheet.
lilybass
World Food Wordsearch Food Technology Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

World Food Wordsearch Food Technology Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

Wordsearch on the theme of 'World Food'. Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
Icecream Ice Cream Wordsearch Food Technology Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

Icecream Ice Cream Wordsearch Food Technology Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

Wordsearch on the theme of 'Ice Cream'. Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
Bumper Year 2 Christmas Activity Bundle

Bumper Year 2 Christmas Activity Bundle

Keep your year 2s busy throughout December with this collection of comprehensions, maths activities, SPaG activities, and interactive advent calendars, all with a Christmas theme. Worth over £50 if bought individually! Included in the bundle are: Christmas Maths Problems Christmas SPaG packs x 2 Comprehensions x 10 Interactive Advent calendars x 2 - maths, jokes Interactive Christmas Quiz General KS1 Activity Booklet All resources also available individually or as part of a smaller bundle.
blossomingminds
THANKSGIVING ORIGINS AND TRADITIONS + Keys

THANKSGIVING ORIGINS AND TRADITIONS + Keys

This lesson focuses on Thanksgiving origins and traditions. It is based on a video with 23 listening comprehension questions + keys. As a follow up teachers can ask students how their Thanksgiving is different from the first one or what Thanksgiving means today. A Venn Diagram could be used to compare modern traditions with old ones, etc.. The questions help non native English students to improve their listening skills and to learn about an American important holiday. It is suitable for upper intermediate or advanced ESL students aged 14 and up, or native speakers who are not familiar with the origins and the history of the holiday aged 12-16.
Littleamerica
International Chocolate Week 2017

International Chocolate Week 2017

If you’re an absolute choc-aholic, you’ll love Chocolate week. This year it's set to be bigger and better than ever, with chocolate tasting and chocolate making demonstrations being held around the country. Includes video clip and quiz activity.
sojellyfish
National Curry Week Quiz

National Curry Week Quiz

National Curry Week takes place from 9-15 October 2017 Korma, Madras, Jalfrezi, and Vindaloo … just some of the most famous curries! But what else do you know about this incredible food. 10 question quiz and answer sheet.
sojellyfish
National Curry Week 2017

National Curry Week 2017

National Curry Week takes place from 9-15 October 2017. It involves curry restaurants, caterers and curry lovers across the UK celebrating the dish with dinners, record breaking attempts, raffles, auctions and all manner of events designed to help combat poverty across the South Asian continent and worldwide. Tutorial resource in prezi. Suitable for individuals or groups. Includes recipe activity.
sojellyfish