Suggested HWB Experiences & Outcomes

  • I enjoy eating a diversity of foods in a range of social situations. HWB 0-29a
  • I explore and discover where foods come from as I choose, prepare and taste different foods. HWB 0-35a

Suggested Learning Intentions

  • To know and respect that people have different rules about the food and drink they have.

Suggested Success Criteria (I can...)

  • Discuss my own likes and dislikes about food and drink. HWB 0-29a
  • Identify some foods associated with different celebrations, customs and cultures around the world. HWB 0-35a
  • Select and prepare food for a special occasion, with support. HWB 0-29a

Suggested Learning Experiences

  • Investigate which foods would be part of different celebrations/festivals eg, Burns’ Day.
  • Compare different foods which would be eaten for special occasions eg birthdays and Christmas and create a menu for one of these special occasions.
  • Circle time activities – discussing own likes and dislikes about food and drink.
  • Plan a visit to a Chinese/Indian restaurant/food market – take photographs of different types of food and use this to make comparisons with food and drink associated with Scotland.
  • Match/sort food and drink associated with different celebrations/customs and festivals. Plan a tasting session for some of them.
  • Choose a country and talk about the foods and celebrations associated with that country.
  • Try to invite someone from that country/culture to talk about the food. Let the children plan another food tasting session with their guest.
  • Organise a themed restaurant  for one day– invite parents to attend.