Nutrition Programs Support the Common Core

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Review Common Core Standard Alignments by Grade Level

When nutrition is added to the curriculum students:

  • Discuss nutrition with friends and family.
  • Make better choices in the lunch line and grocery store.
  • Hold each other accountable for making healthy choices.
  • Bring healthier snacks to school.
  • Enjoy sharing their stories about nutrition.
Building 21st Century Skills

Common Core Extension Activities


Our nutrition programs support the Common Core State Standards (review alignments by grade level), but if you are looking for more ways to build Common Core skills, try these extension activities. The comprehensive activities include informational or literary reading passages, student worksheets and an answer key. With these activities you will be reinforcing nutrition lessons while students practice reading, analyzing text and communicating through writing. 




First Grade

Second Grade 

Third Grade

Fourth Grade

Fifth Grade