Health Education - 6th Grade
Strand 5: NUTRITION (N)
1 class periods of 30 minutes each
Thinking & Reasoning
Objective 1. Foods that comprise a healthy diet. Physical activity to maintain optimal body weight.
This lesson covers information given at nutrition.gov. This describes a healthy plate of food, amounts and types of food needed every day, and also physical activity every day.
Students should be able to identify types of foods (fruits, veggies, dairy, proteins, grains (carbohydrates), fats)
Students will identify the food groups and the servings needed every day. Students will also know to get 60 minutes of physical activity a day.