School Nutrition: Healthy Eating Lessons

Healthy Eating at School

Lesson Plans and Teaching Tools

Raising Our Healthy Kids Videos - School Age Nutrition: A series of 60-90 second videos with up-to-date nutrition information for school teachers, child educators, parents and health professionals working with children and youth.

These lesson plans and tools includes background information for teachers and student activities on nutrition and Canada's Food Guide.

Kindergarten to Grade 3


Body Foods

Family Food Choices

Food Guide Bean Bag Toss

My Healthy Foods Placemat

Snack Attack

Snack Talk

Vegetable and Fruit Guessing Game 

What Food Am I

Grade 4 - 6

Be a Restaurant Entrepreneur 

Cinquain Poetry About Food

Combination Foods Challenge

Foods of the World

Using Your Imagination to Meal Plan

Vitamins and Minerals

What Does Food Mean to You

Junior Chef Snack Competition (Grade 4 and older)

Grade 7 to 12

Nutrition Activities in Any Classroom (English and French)