Food activities for kids

Food and nutrition activities for preschool, kindergarten, and younger kids. Enjoy food crafts

25 Food & nutrition activities

Balanced Meal Collage

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Review parts of a balanced meal by creating a balanced meal collage.

Squash Games

Game by: Linda O

Ages: 6 to 60 months

Time:

Fun tactile play for babies 6 months and older. This exploratory play teaches size, weight, color and texture while providing organic play and...

Pumpkin Feather Decoration

Arts & Crafts by: Bijou

Ages: 30 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Holiday decoration for Thanksgiving, reusing Halloween pumpkins.

Vegetable Song

Poems & Rhymes by: arjun

Ages: 6 to 60 months

Time: 5 mins

This catchy tune will have your child excited about eating their veggies!

Patty Cake

Poems & Rhymes by: MotherGoose

Ages: 0 to 60 months

Time: 5 mins

Rhyme about making a cake.

Pease Porridge Hot

Poems & Rhymes by: MotherGoose

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 2 mins

Classic rhyme about a porridge made from peas with gestures for children to practice hand coordination.

Cell Multiplication

Experiments by: sumana

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

This activity will help your child learn about fermentation or cell multiplication. This is especially fun to do outdoors!

Peanut Butter Banana Time

Story by: AugustW

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 5 mins

With her Dad's help, Bailey learns how to make a new, tasty sandwich.

Bridget Eats Her Soup

Story by: AugustW

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Bridget learns how to eat messy foods - all by herself!

Tea Party

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Teach your child basic etiquette and dining motor skills in an imaginative environment.

Grocery Delivery

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Keep your child occupied while you put away the groceries. Teach your child to help bring in and put away the groceries. Help them feel happy...

Grocery Store Blackout: Healthy Foods

Game by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Understand and recognize healthy foods within a grocery store setting.

Cup Drinking Practice

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 12 to 24 months

Time: 15 mins

Teach your child how to drink from different containers in a controlled setting.

Where Does It Grow? Fruit and Vegetable Art

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Discuss and illustrate where different fruits and vegetables grow.

Fruit and Vegetable Book

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 40 mins

Create a fruit and vegetable book.

Wacky Watermelon

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 40 mins

Create a refreshing watermelon slice, which can be used as decoration for summer parties.

My Favorite Vegetable

Poems & Rhymes by: sumana

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 5 mins

Your child will gain knowledge of the vegetable's names and also which part are we eating.

Experimenting the Smell of Food

Experiments by: sumana

Ages: 0 to 60 months

Time: 5 mins

The objective is to make the child understand the importance of sense of smell.

Rainbow Bread

Arts & Crafts by: Nancy M.

Ages: 0 to 60 months

Time: 40 mins

This is fun activity we well as a snack!

Nature's Playdough

Arts & Crafts by: Nancy M.

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Use veggie juice to color this playdough!