Nutrition Scavenger Hunt

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Build health literacy with an interactive and engaging Nutrition Scavenger Hunt!!

» Teach students basic nutrition terms and concepts

» Introduce students to the foundation of building a healthy diet

» Get students out of their desks and moving during this interactive scavenger hunt


Why you’ll love it: 

» Interactive and gets kids moving

» Creates an engaging opportunity for students to build health literacy  

» High level of peer-to-peer interaction


What’s included: 

» Nutrition clue cards, task cards, and exercise cards

» Two Student Worksheets and Activities – – Nutrition Scavenger Hunt and Fueling Your Body  – – Each lesson comes with an instructional video, detailed teaching guide, answer key, teaching examples, grading rubric, and quick print student worksheets.

» Exercise Posters (a demo of this download)

» Physical Health teaching video

***Bonus: We have a blog post all about this activity


Highlighted Nutrition Terms: 

» Variety
» Moderation
» Balance
» Carbohydrate
» Protein
» Fats
» Minerals
» Vitamins
» Water
» Empty Calories
» Real Food
» Daily Food Guide


Perfect for:

» Teachers intentionally focused on empowering students to thrive.

» Health and Physical Health education teachers wishing to nurture health literacy

» Health and science teachers looking for a way to integrate movement and activity into the classroom




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