Welcome to the Healthy eating module for children aged 5-8 years. This module supports primary school children learning about healthy eating, as depicted by the eatwell plate and is comprised of a comprehensive Teachers' Guide and three Key Facts;
Key Fact 1 - Food is a basic requirement for life;
Key fact 2 - People choose different types of food;
Key Fact 3 - We all need to eat a variety and balance of food to stay healthy, as depicted in the Eatwell Guide.
The Key Facts are the key messages and skills children need to know and ensure that children's learning is coherent and progressive. The Key Facts feature differentiated information for different aged children, including worksheets, PowerPoint presentations, food cards and photographs and interactive whiteboard activities.
Last reviewed: 02/08/2016
Next review date: 01/08/2019