Whole grains are an important source of fiber and nutrients. The grains group has foods such as bread, pasta, cereal and rice.
Our printables introduce the foods of the grains groups and how it helps them stay healthy. The grains food group printables promote whole grains such as oat, wheat, rice and barley. We emphasize foods that say 100% whole grains.
Grains food flash cards activity for kids. Have children make their very own grains food group cards to use in projects, to create a healthy balanced meal or to help them learn the different foods that belong to the My Plate Grains group.
Kids love the memory game where they have to find two items that match. Children can now play food groups matching game while they learn the foods in the grains group.
Food group memory game cards are color-coded to match the food groups on the My Plate and the Food Pyramid.
You can print all five food group matching game printables and mix them together for a larger group.
Print out pages and cut cards along dotted lines. To help game cards last longer, you can paste them onto construction paper and laminate.
Children's coloring activity that promotes the food groups. Kids can make, decorate and color their own bookmarks that promote the grains food group. This activity promotes the foods from the grains group.
Older students will enjoy our more challenging word search puzzles. These word search puzzles focus on the food groups, exercise and their health benefits. Each word search puzzle has 11 words for children to find.