During our Healthy Schools Day on Friday 12th January 2018 we looked at the new NHS initiative on swapping high fat and sugar snacks for lower calorie options. The initiative bases its ideas on children having only 2 x 100 calorie snacks per day. The calorie counting does not include fruit and vegetable items in [...]
We had a guided tour around the Chocolate Factory by Cedric who also told us about the Chocolate making process. We were shown how different types of chocolate were made and then we got to try some!
As part of the curriculum, all children in school, at some point, will look at what makes a healthy diet. We use the Eatwell Guide to help us decide what makes a healthy meal. If you were familiar with the old guidelines you may have noticed that sugary snacks and fatty foods are no longer [...]
Starting your day with a healthy breakfast is essential for fuelling your mind and body for what lies ahead in a busy day. Going without breakfast can have an effect on energy and concentration levels. Feeling drained and lethargic is not a good way to begin a day of active learning. A breakfast that will [...]
Can you design your own healthy smiley face breakfast? Think about what makes a good breakfast that will keep you going until lunchtime. Make it up on a plate with a smiley face, take a picture and send it in to the Edmodo Cooking & Food Technology Group. The most innovative and inventive smiley face [...]