Food Revolution Day

Today, Friday 16th May, is Food Revolution Day. Headed up by Jamie Oliver, its aim is to get kids excited about food and inspire over 1 million children to cook a meal from scratch.

Jamie is running a live cookery lesson for schools at 2pm, and there are all sorts of activities that schools and families can take part in throughout the day. See the official Food Revolution Day website (link to for full details.

EducationCity can play a part in your Food Revolution Day too! We’ve lots of Science content which looks at the importance of a balanced diet. Here are just a few of them with details about where to find them.

     Eat to Win – Foods for growth

  • England: Year 3
  • Scotland: First**
  • Wales: Year 3
  • N. Ireland: P4

Meal or No Meal – Food for a balanced diet

  • England: Year 5
  • Scotland: Second*
  • Wales: Year 5
  • N. Ireland: P6

     Food and Glory – Choosing healthy foods

  • England: Year 3 and Year 5
  • Scotland: Early*** and First***
  • Wales: Year 3 and Year 5
  • N. Ireland: P4 and P6

Down on the Farm – Allocate food groups

  • England: Year 3
  • Scotland: First***
  • Wales: Year 3
  • N. Ireland: P4