Challenge 13

Waste Not, Want Not

Subjects tackled through activities includes art, math and language proficiency.

The "Waste Not, Want Not" challenge consists of two lesson plans, four posters, two homework sheets and one "Why This Matters" information sheet.


Common Core Standards

Let kids become mindful of how much they eat and the effects of food waste with the "Waste Not, Want Not" challenge! Children will understand the issue of food waste and the choices that can be made make to reduce it, understand that food and waste have a cost, understand abstract amounts, create a grocery list or pick out items in a store based on a grocery list that they are given and to take only what you can eat or save leftovers.

Common Core Standards

Kindergarten » Measurement & Data > A.2

Kindergarten » Operations & Algebraic Thinking > A.1

Kindergarten » Counting & Cardinality > C.6

Kindergarten » Counting & Cardinality > A.1

English Language Arts Standards » Speaking & Listening » Kindergarten > 1

English Language Arts Standards » Language » Kindergarten > 6

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Food Heroes is a leading food education curriculum for kids aged 5-9. Using play-based education, it is designed to catalyze global change by changing the way the next generation eats in a way that is both good for people and good for the planet.
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