A balanced diet

This is an activity pack which looks at the different foods which help make up a healthy diet.

It looks at the different nutrients that the body needs and why. It also looks at which foods contain these nutrients.

The pack is suitable for beginner or intermediate EAL learners aged 12 to 14. It contains a range of activities including bingo and pairs games, a barrier game, speaking frame cards and substitution tables.

There are opportunities to introduce or revisit vocabulary relating to a range of food items. This resource can be used with a whole class or as differentiation within a class.

Resource downloads

On the right hand side of this page are a number of documents that you can download for free. Please note that the Teaching Notes and Resources can be found in the pdf document (the first item on the list), whilst the PowerPoint document(s) include(s) presentation(s) which you can display on your interactive board in your classroom.

Licence information

© The Bell Educational Trust Limited. This resource is free to use for educational purposes.