Label the Food Groups
First graders work on reading just about every single day in school, but they’ll make their very best progress if they also get a chance to practice at home. Here’s a way to build reading vocabulary and literacy while also boosting their nutritional knowledge with this easy and fun at-home science activity!
What You Need:
- Copy of the USDA food pyramid (try downloading from MyPyramid.gov or do a Google image search).
- Large size white envelope labels (available at any office supply store)
- Markers in colors that correspond to the pyramid
- Small Gold Stars
- Small Green Stars