Lesson 1: Hidden Sugars in Drinks

After learning how much sugar goes into a variety of drinks (including 'healthy' juices), children learn how to categorise different foods into their correct food groups

Learning Objectives

  • Knowing what 'hidden sugars' are
  • Knowing where to find the nutritional information on a drinks container
  • Knowing that there are five food groups and what they are made up of
  • Knowing how much of each food group we should eat each day


Food Sorting Plate
Food to Sort
Drinks Sugar Content Results Table

Teacher video Hidden Sugars and Taste Testing

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