Lesson Plan on Nutrition (Reggio Australia)

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Kinder / Preschool / ELC Lesson Plan – Lesson Plan on Nutrition (Reggio Australia), Reggio philosophy

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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, it can help prevent childhood obesity and related health issues.

To create a preschool learning environment that teaches nutrition, educators could incorporate a variety of activities such as cooking classes, gardening, and sensory exploration of different foods. They could also create a visual display of healthy foods and encourage children to try new foods.

Potential lesson plan ideas could include teaching children about the different food groups and their benefits, creating a healthy meal plan, and discussing the importance of drinking water. Educators could also incorporate cultural foods and traditions to promote diversity and encourage children to try new foods. Overall, teaching nutrition in preschool education can have a positive impact on children’s health and well-being for years to come




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