Resources

We have listed below a number of organisations that provide great educational resources, click the links to find out more:

British Nutrition Foundation
Go to the cook club section where there are some great recipes for children with simple instructions so they can cook.

Food – A Fact of Life
With interactive pages, this website provides good information aimed at 5 – 11 year olds.

Farming and Countryside Education
This is aimed at adults, teachers and farmers. Lots of information about farming and the countryside.

Grain Chain
A curriculum linked education resource for teachers and parents to inform school-aged children about the story of grain-based food – from the farm to mill to plate. Find tailored teaching materials, worksheets, videos, quizzes, recipes and activities about farming, milling and baking.

Grow Your Own Potatoes
A project run by the Potato Council that teaches primary aged children about potatoes. With almost 1 million primary school children benefiting from this classroom experience that is linked to the UK curricular children learn how potatoes grow and how they fit in to a healthy balanced diet. All you have to do is register your school to receive a FREE potato growing kit, use the supporting lesson plans and worksheets and for a chance to win fabulous prizes for your school, enter the competition once you have harvested. The Norfolk Showground take part in the project too by offering planting and harvesting days for schools to take part in!

Love British Food
Young people can learn to cook.

The Dairy Council
Learn everything you need to know about milk.