Lesson 4: Smoothie making

Using their chosen ingredients from Lesson 3, children blend their fruits and vegetables to make smoothies and design packaging for their drinks, to reflect the ingredients

Learning Objectives

  • Making a fruit and vegetable smoothie

  • Preparing fruit and vegetables

  • Using a knife to cut safely

  • Knowing how to use a blender to make a smoothie

Lesson Plan

Making a smoothie
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Teacher Video: Making a smoothie

Pupil Video: Making a smoothie

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Activity: Smoothie recipes and methods
Activity: Smoothie carton design template
Activity: Smoothie evaluation
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Tom Turnham,  
Design & Technology specialist
Tom has been a teacher for seven years and, as Head of Upper School at The Belham Primary School, he has a keen interest in young people and good causes. For the past seventeen years he has volunteered with various…
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