Lesson objectives

  • To help the children understand that we use all our senses to help us make choices about our food.
  • To encourage children to think about mealtimes at home and answer questions about them.
  • To help the children understand that eating together as a family has lots of advantages.

Theme 4 KS1 Lesson 7

Understanding the connection between our senses and the food we choose.

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Lesson resources - For this lesson you will need scarves or soft material, variety of food that has a distinctive smell or feel, pictures of 'Family mealtimes' and the'Let's talk about mealtimes' sheet.


Curriculum links for this theme

PSHE - 2a, 2b, 4c, 5d

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

Design Technology - 1b, 1c, 3a