Suggested HWB Experiences & Outcomes

  • I explore and discover where foods come from as I choose, prepare and taste different foods. HWB 0-35a

Suggested Learning Intentions

  • To begin to show an understanding of where our food comes from.

Suggested Success Criteria (I can...)

  • Describe which foods come from plants and which ones come from animals. HWB 0-35a
  • Identify some foods grown and harvested in Scotland at different times of the year. HWB 0-35a

Suggested Learning Experiences

  • Visit local farm/ shop/ supermarket to find out more about the food they eat and where it comes from. Take this opportunity to explain that it is healthier to eat fresh, natural food.
  • Examine foods which are available in Scotland at different times of the year.
  • Create a calendar of foods grown and harvested in Scotland at different times of the year.
  • Contrast and compare the range of foods available at the local supermarket.
  • Sort and match foods to different types of shop.
  • Match a food product to the animal or plant it comes from eg, eggs to chicken.
  • Investigate what food products could be found/made on a farm.
  • Produce a simple snack using foods grown locally or that are in season, with support.
  • Draw the process of farm to plate for common foods eg, milk, eggs.