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My Garden, MyPlate

Overview

Students will become familiar with the foods they eat and healthy eating habits while learning about the MyPlate food categories.

Objectives

Students will:

  1. Write a name of a food in the correct area of the MyPlate handout.
  2. Draw a picture of that food item for each section of the MyPlate diagram.
  3. Identify where the fruits and vegetables grown in the school garden should be placed on the MyPlate diagram

Duration

15 minutes for collection of food pictures/magazines
1 hour activity – may be broken into several lessons,
depending on time frame or grade level

Teaching Resources

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