Lesson objectives

  • To think about the stages in producing basic food.
  • To understand that food has to be changed from farm to plate to make it safe.
  • To understand the story of food production, for example how a turkey gets onto our Christmas dinner table.

Theme 1 KS1 Lesson 5

Understanding the story of farm to plate and basic food production.

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Lesson resources - For this lesson you will need unwashed fruit/vegetables, uncooked meat, the grid sheet for partner work and the 'Wheat to Loaf' PowerPoint.


Curriculum links for this theme

Science - Life processes and living things - 2a, 2b, 1b, 1c

Geography - 1c, 2a

PSHE - 2a, 2b, 2g