Lesson Plan on Nutrition (Gardner United Kingdom)

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It is important to teach young children about nutrition in preschool education as it sets the foundation for healthy eating habits and promotes overall health and well-being. Additionally, early education on nutrition can help prevent childhood obesity and related health issues.

Preschool learning environments that could be created to teach nutrition could include a pretend kitchen area where children can play with toy food and learn about different food groups, a garden area where children can learn about growing fruits and vegetables, and a sensory table filled with different types of healthy foods for children to explore and taste.

Potential preschool lesson plan ideas could include teaching children about the different food groups and their benefits, introducing children to new and healthy foods through taste tests and cooking activities, and discussing the importance of drinking water and limiting sugary drinks. Additionally, incorporating physical activities and games that promote healthy habits can also be beneficial


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