Food for Thought

Academic Concepts &Vocabulary
Life Sciences
Digestion

bite, blood, chew, diet, energy, esophagus, hungry, liquid, nutrients, saliva, stomach, strength, swallow, taste bud, tongue

Nutrition

http://www.nutritionexplorations.org/educators/pyramid-main.asp
<>  
http://www.scusd.edu/nutrition_education/web_sites.htm

http://www.nutritionexplorations.org/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/northernireland/schools/4_11/uptoyou/index.shtml

http://www.nutritionexplorations.com/index.asp
http://www.nutritiondata.com/

Interactive


http://www.tv411.org/lessons/cfm/learning.cfm?str=learning&num=11&act=1 

http://teamnutrition.usda.gov/Resources/game/BlastOff_Game.html

http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/etext/000100.html

http://www.dole5aday.com/


http://www.accessexcellence.org/LC/TL/liu/nutrition/nutriprob.html
Why we need good nutrition

Games
http://www.exhibits.pacsci.org/nutrition/nutrition_cafe.html




12 Year Food Pyramid


food, food groups, (fruit, vegetables, meats and beans, breads, fat, milk), food pyramid, healthy, meal, minerals, nutrient, proteins, serving, starches, sugars, vitamins

New Food Pyramid   (4/05)

http://www.mypyramid.gov/pyramid/index.html


http://www.nutritionexplorations.org/educators/pyramid-main.asp

annimation
http://www.mypyramid.gov/global_nav/media_animation-presentation_eng_pc.html

Social Studies

Agriculture
basic needs, crop, farm, grow, harvest, plant seeds


Holidays
celebrate, Christmas, Hanukkah, holiday, etc.

Mathematics
 
 
1/8
1/4
1/3
1/2
2/3
3/4
 4/4 
 
 25%,
             
50%
 
 75% 
100%

Fractions
common denominator, convert, divide, fraction, part, percent, percentage, whole


Measurement
dry, liquid, measure, measuring cup, ounces

Language Arts

Elements of Fiction
attempt, character, problem, setting, solution

Everyday Vocabulary

Clothing
shirt, shoe, sleeve, etc.


Cooking
bowl, fry, ingredients, mix, recipe, etc.


Family Members
aunt, brothers, cousin, father, grandmother, relatives, stepmother, etc.


Foods
apple, beef, bread, butter, celery, eggs, peanut butter, ravioli, rice, tamale, tortilla, etc.
 


Restaurants
beverage, bill, cashier, cook, customer, etc.


Social Courtesies

You’re welcome, Thank you, May I…, etc.

Books

Bread, Bread, Bread
Ann Morris
How My Family Lives in America 
Susan Kuklin
A Beach Day 
Douglas Florian
Char Siu Bao Bao
Sandra S. Yamate
Dumpling Soup
Kim Rattigan
Everybody Cooks Rice
 Norah Dooley
Mealtime
Zoe Davenport
Lion Dancer 
 Kate Waters
Sunday Potatoes, Monday Potatoes
Vicky Shiefman
The vocabulary and book list on this page are provided in the series
"Into English!"
by
Hampton Brown.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

iband.com