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Proverbs 22:6 – Train up a child in the way he should go, even when he is old, he will not depart from it.

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Enjoying some of nature’s best

Related Post:

Food and The Kitchen

Recommended Books:

  • I.Q. Gets Fit by Mary Ann Fraser
  • Miss Fox’s Class Shapes Up by Eileen Spinelli
  • Berenstain Bears and Too Much Pressure by Stan & Jan Berenstain
  • Showdown at the Food Pyramid by Rex Barron
  • Good Enough To Eat: A Kid’s Guide To Food And Nutrition by Lizzy Rockwell
  • Berenstain Bears and Too Much Junk Food by Stan & Jan Berenstain
  • Does An Elephant Take A Bath? by Fred Ehrlich, M.D.
  • Farm Flu by Teresa Bateman
  • The Busy Body Book: A Kid’s Guide To Fitness by Lizzy Rockwell

Health & Nutrition Lesson Ideas:

– Make a growth chart

– Food Groups or Pyramid/Healthy Foods & Snacks/Food Allergies (worksheet)

– Germs/Good Hygiene

– When You’re Sick/Shots/Rest

– Difference Between Medicines and Drugs (worksheet)

– Teeth Health (worksheet)

– Make a Health Poster

– Our bodies (booklet), (worksheet)

Sun Safety/Sunblock

– Proper Hydration

– Move Your Body – Discuss Exercise, Walking, Dancing, Staying Active (worksheet)

– Mental Health – Dealing with Stress and Pressure/Ways to Relax (worksheet 1), (worksheet 2)

Songs & Poems: Food Groups themed

Teeth Health Experiment (from Teachers.net):

  • 2 white shelled hard-boiled eggs
  • 2 cups filled with Coke or Pepsi
  • Coat one egg’s shell with flouride toothpaste and place in a cup. Put the uncoated eggs in the other cup. Leave for a day or two. The uncoated egg will turn brown while the toothpaste coated egg will not because it is protected.



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This entry was posted on April 9, 2012 by in Health & Nutrition, Labs & Experiments, Science and tagged , .
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