Where do my meals come from? (8-11 years)

Teachers' Guide

This is the main guide for Food and farming for children aged 8-11 years.

Key Fact 1

Food is produced all around the world.

Key Fact 2

Food is processed on different levels to make it edible and safe.

Cool creations

Non-cook recipes for the primary school classroom.

Hot and happening

Recipes that involve the use of the grill or hob.

Brilliant baking

Baking recipe for the primary classroom.

Where do my meals come from? (8-11 years)

Do you know where the food from your meals comes from?

Farm to fork challenge (8-11 years)

Do you know what happens to your food from the farm to your fork?

Videos: Farming

See how crops and animals are farmed in the UK.

Videos: Cool creations

See how to make some recipes that do not need any cooking.

Videos: Hot and happening

See how to cook delicious hot meals.

Videos: Brilliant baking

See how to bake a range of recipes.

Where do my meals come from? (8-11 years)

Do you know where the food from your meals comes from?

Use your food knowledge to match the food you eat for breakfast, lunch and dinner with where it originally came from. For example, porridge is made from oats.