Grade 2 Classroom Curriculum - Celebrate Health!
The same cartoon characters introduced in the earlier grades lead the way with interactive and hands on activities to reinforce healthy eating and physical activity habits that promote health.
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Lesson 1: A Good Balance
Students will be introduce to the Celebrate Health program.
Lesson 2: Healthy and Unhealthy Fats
Students will distinguish between healthy and unhealthy fats.
Lesson 3: Too Much Sugar!
Students will distinguish between natural and added sugars.
Lesson 4: Too Much Salt!
Students will identify a reason to consume fewer high-sodium foods.
Lesson 5: Heart and Lungs, Bones and Muscles
Students will identify health benefits of doing moderate-to-vigorous, muscle-strengthening, and bone-strengthening types of physical activity.
Lesson 6: Barriers to Physical Activity
Students will identify barriers to doing GO activities.
Lesson 7: Whole Grains
Students will identify health benefits of whole-grain foods.
Lesson 8: Amazing Fiber
Students will identify health benefits of eating high-fiber foods.
Lesson 9: Eat a GO Snack
Students will prepare and taste-test a whole-grain, high-fiber snack.
Lesson 10: Celebrate Health Today and in the Future
Students will review the main concepts of the classroom program.