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Nutrition Day 4: Table Manners

Nutrition Day 4: Table Manners

Table Manner Today we reviewed our table manners.  J has been slacking in this department and we thought it was a good idea to start teaching T also. Read: A Beka Grade 2 Health, Safety, & Manners Lesson 6 How Do Dinosaurs Eat Their Food? Manners at the Table Mind Your Manners! Discuss: Table Manners Wait for food to be passes to you. Do not reach across the table. Say “please” and “thank you” when you need and want...

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Nutrition Day 3: Healthy Meals

Nutrition Day 3: Healthy Meals

Healthy Meals Today we studied what healthy meals are and that we need to eat some of each food group everyday. Read: A Beka Grade 2 Health, Safety, & Manners Lesson 4-5 Discuss: Breakfast -dairy, protein, fruit, grain Lunch -dairy, protein, vegetable, grain Dinner -dairy, protein, vegetable or fruit, grain Comprehension Questions: What is an example of a good breakfast? What is an example of a good lunch? What is an example of a good...

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Nutrition Day 2: Milk & Water

Nutrition Day 2: Milk & Water

Milk & Water Today we learned that water and milk are very good for our bodies.  We made a drinking chart and decorated a water bottle. Read: Journey of a Glass of Milk by Johm Malam A Beka Grade 2 Health, Safety, & Manners Lesson 3 Good and Nutrition For Every Kid by Janice VanCleave Chapters 1 & 22-23 Discuss: Milk is good for our bodies because it has calcium for our bones and teeth, it has vitamins and protein to help...

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Nutrition Day 1: Food Groups

Nutrition Day 1: Food Groups

Food Groups Today was learned what the 5 food groups are and had fun making a 3-D food pyramid. Read: The Food Pyramid by Christine Taylor-Butler A Beka Grade 2 Health, Safety, & Manners Lesson 2 Good and Nutrition For Every Kid by Janice VanCleave Chapters 7-8 Discuss: Food Groups Dairy -2-3 servings Protein -2-3 servings Vegetables -2-3 servings Fruits -2-3 servings Grains -6-11 servings Fats & Oils -choose...

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Nutrition Unit Study

Nutrition Unit Study

In this unit study we learned about nutrition, healthy meals, and the food pyramid.  We had fun with some experiments, crafts, and literature.  I did this unit with my 2nd grader and would recommend it for kindergarten through 3rd grade. Nutrition Unit Study Day 1: Food Groups Day 2: Milk & Water Day 3: Healthy Meals Day 4: Table Manners Day 5: Energy Foods Day 6: Protein Foods Day 7: Vitamins & Minerals Nutrition Book List Lesson...

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