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The Interactive Eatwell Guide

The Interactive Eatwell Guide

Our interactive Eatwell Guide tool will help teach P1 – S3 how to get a balance of healthier and more sustainable food.

Interactive
40-60 mins
NurseryP1–P3P3–P5P5–P7S1–S3
Storage Solutions

Storage Solutions

Exploring food storage in terms of the correct conditions for food safety.

Interactive
1-1.5 hours
S1–S3
Allergen Action!

Allergen Action!

Learning about different food allergens and how to recognise them on food labels.

Resource
50-60 mins x 2 sessions
S1–S3
Bacteria Busters

Bacteria Busters

Learning about how and where bacteria grow in the kitchen and how to reduce the risk of this happening.

Interactive
45 mins - 1 hour
S1–S3
Market It

Market It

Learning about the role of brands and how they are used to market food.

Resource
50-60 mins x 2 sessions
S1–S3
Sugar Detectives

Sugar Detectives

Learning about sugar, how its affects your health and the sugar levels of different drinks.

Resource
60-80 mins
S1–S3
Four Seasons

Four Seasons

Pupils explore the seasonality of foods and plan, prepare and cook a healthy meal using food currently in season.

Food card activity
30-40 mins x 2 sessions
S1–S3
Adapt It!

Adapt It!

Learning about the Scottish Dietary Goals and how they link to the Eatwell Guide.

Food card activity
1.5 hours x 3 sessions
S1–S3

Results

The Interactive Eatwell Guide

The Interactive Eatwell Guide

Our interactive Eatwell Guide tool will help teach P1 – S3 how to get a balance of healthier and more sustainable food.

Interactive
40-60 mins
NurseryP1–P3P3–P5P5–P7S1–S3
Cookin Castle

Cookin Castle

Cookin Castle is an online interactive website intended to teach and promote healthier eating and good food hygiene practices to children in Primary 4-7.

Interactive
40-50 mins x 5 days
P3–P5P5–P7
Storage Solutions

Storage Solutions

Exploring food storage in terms of the correct conditions for food safety.

Interactive
1-1.5 hours
S1–S3
Fridge Facts

Fridge Facts

Learning about safe ways to store food in the fridge.

Interactive
1-1.5 hours
P5–P7
Alert

Using our resources

This section sets out how to use our resources, explains the activities, sets out the teachers' reference notes
available and links to other useful resources.

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