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Careers in food

This section provides resources and inspiring case studies about careers with...

Food Route

Journals to engage pupils in Diet and health, Consumer awareness, Cooking, Fo...

Food based sessions

Use food as a context for learning using these food based sessions. A guide,...

About Food - a fact of life

Food – a fact of life (FFL) is a comprehensive, progressive education program...

Where food comes from (5-7 Years)

This section provides activity ideas and resources to introduce plants and an...

Food commodities (5-7 Years)

This section provides activity ideas and resources about a range of food comm...

Where food comes from (3-5 Years)

This section provides activity ideas and resources to introduce plants and an...

Food commodities (3-5 Years)

This section provides activity ideas and resources to introduce children to f...

Food and drinks (5-7 Years)

Food and water are basic requirements for life.

Food choice (5-7 Years)

People choose different types of food for different reasons.

Food origins (5-7 Years)

Food has to be grown, reared or caught.

Where food comes from videos (5-7 Years)

A selection of videos about where food comes from.

Teacher resources (12)

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14 - 16 YR
Food poisoning

A presentation looking at food poisoning.

14 - 16 YR
Food poisoning worksheet

A presentation looking at food poisoning.

14 - 16 YR
Food poisoning quiz

A quiz looking at food poisoning.

14 - 16 YR
Food poisoning quiz answers

The answers to a quiz looking at food poisoning.

14 - 16 YR
Food spoilage, contamination and poisoning KO 14-16

A Knowledge organiser providing key information around food spoilage, contami...

11 - 14 YR
Food poisoning presentation

A presentation looking at food poisoning.

11 - 14 YR
Food poisoning worksheet

A worksheet looking at food poisoning.

multi-yr
Example risk assessment - food poisoning

An example risk assessment - minimising the causes of food poisoning and alle...

multi-yr
Food poisoning fact file

Pupils can use this fact file to learn about different types of bacteria that...

14 - 16 YR
Food processing KO 14-16

A Knowledge organiser providing key facts around food processing.

7 - 11 YR
Food production

A worksheet exploring food production.

11 - 14 YR
Food poisoning - sources, signs and symptoms presentation

A presentation looking at the sources, signs and symptoms of food poisoning.

Recipes (12)

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Pea and mint falafel
  • Complexity
    Medium
  • Time
    45 mins
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Mealie bread
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    Low-Medium
  • Time
    45 mins
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Chimichurri fish traybake
  • Complexity
    Medium
  • Time
    45 mins
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Fantastic fish cakes
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    Low-Medium
  • Time
    45 mins
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Fish and veg stack
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    Low-Medium
  • Time
    45 mins
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Koftas
  • Complexity
    Medium
  • Time
    45 mins
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Spicy bean burger
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    Medium
  • Time
    45 mins
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Roast saddle of lamb with celeriac potato cake
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    High
  • Time
    90+ mins
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Mini meatballs in tomato sauce
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    Medium-High
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    60 mins
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Awesome overnight oats
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    Low-Medium
  • Time
    30 mins
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Spicy chickpea and mushroom burgers
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    Medium
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    30 mins
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Grilled teriyaki fish with vegetables and noodles
  • Complexity
    High
  • Time
    45 mins

Events (12)

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Food spoilage, hygiene and safety

An online course focusing on food spoilage, hygiene and safety.

  • Cost
    FREE
  • When
    tbc
  • Time
    tbc
  • Where
    Online course

Characteristics of good practice in teaching food and nutrition education (secondary)

An online course to help teachers become even better food teachers.

  • Cost
    FREE
  • When
    tbc
  • Time
    00:00 Start
  • Where
    Online course

Characteristics of good practice in teaching food and nutrition (primary)

This course has been specifically created for practising, newly qualified and trainee primary tea...

  • Cost
    FREE
  • When
    tbc
  • Time
    tbc
  • Where
    Online course

Bringing where food comes from to life

Join Iona and Josh to hear first-hand how the topic of where food comes from is brought to life i...

  • Cost
    FREE
  • When
    28/02/2024
  • Time
    16:30 Start
  • Where
    Online Webinar

Food training - primary (Wales - Cymraeg)

This course has been specifically created for initial and practising primary school teachers in W...

  • Cost
    FREE
  • When
    tbc
  • Time
    tbc
  • Where
    Online course

Characteristics of good practice in teaching food and nutrition education (additional needs)

An online course for staff teaching food and nutrition to pupils with additional needs.

  • Cost
    FREE
  • When
    tbc
  • Time
    tbc
  • Where
    Online course

Food training - primary (England)

This course has been specifically created for initial and practising primary school teachers in E...

  • Cost
    FREE
  • When
    tbc
  • Time
    tbc
  • Where
    Online course

Food training - primary (Scotland)

This course has been specifically created for initial and practising primary school teachers in S...

  • Cost
    FREE
  • When
    tbc
  • Time
    tbc
  • Where
    Online course

Functional properties of food

An online course that focuses on the functional properties of proteins, carbohydrates and fats. I...

  • Cost
    FREE
  • When
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  • Time
    tbc
  • Where
    Online course

Food training - primary (Wales)

This course has been specifically created for initial and practising primary school teachers in W...

  • Cost
    FREE
  • When
    tbc
  • Time
    tbc
  • Where
    Online course

Food training - primary (Northern Ireland)

This course has been specifically created for initial and practising primary school teachers in N...

  • Cost
    FREE
  • When
    tbc
  • Time
    tbc
  • Where
    Online course

Food training - primary (Scotland - Gaelic)

This course has been specifically created for initial and practising primary school teachers in S...

  • Cost
    FREE
  • When
    tbc
  • Time
    tbc
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    Online course

News and Blog (12)

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Guidelines for schools education resources about food

The importance of food education in our schools continues to be part of the s...

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Food – a fact of life: Our impact and benefits, as rated by teachers

Food – a fact of life has been supporting teachers for over thirty years, pro...

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A-level food - have your say

In 2015, the decision was taken that A-levels in food technology and home eco...

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Food – a fact of life Roadmaps

Food - a fact of life's brand new Roadmaps are the perfect addition to your c...

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Why I love the Food - a fact of life Food Curriculum Roadmaps!

After receiving an enthusiastic response to our new Food Curriculum Roadmaps...

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Food - a fact of life training has a real impact!

Find out more about FFL training and in particular our recent Food and nutrit...

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A future modern, diverse food and nutrition education

What are the ingredients for a food and nutrition education that is diverse,...

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Characteristics of good practice in teaching food and nutrition education

This guide sets out to provide direction on teaching food and nutrition acros...

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Food – a fact of life knowledge organisers

The team at Food – a fact of life has been busy putting together new addition...

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Inspiring careers in food

Do your students have a clear idea about their career journey and what they w...

News

Good practice when teaching food in primary schools

The Characteristics document and course are available on the Food – a fact of...

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What’s happened in schools since the removal of ‘food’ A-level?

A summary of a survey carried out on the impact of the removal of A-level 'fo...

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