Before the lesson
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- To identify if a food is a fruit or a vegetable
Cooking and nutrition
Pupils should be taught to:
- Understand where food comes from
Pupils needing extra support: Will need the language of the lesson (The part of a plant that contains seeds. and Parts of plants that can be eaten by people as food. The parts may be the leaves, roots or stem. Vegetables do not contain any seeds…. names) and what they are looking for, reinforced through repetition.
Pupils working at greater depth: Should be allowed to examine the foods in more The small features of an object., perhaps with a magnifying glass. They may be encouraged to start naming other parts of the fruits and vegetables, for example, stem, leaves, root.