Learning objects Cool food planet

TLF ID M017223

This is an interactive resource that contains a range of games, activities and information relating to the production, processing, preparation, storage and healthy eating of a wide range of foods. The resource contains sections for two age groups and there is also information for parents and teachers. There are several different main topics, including Farm Land and Cook City, and each of these contains a range of headings such as From farm to fork and Storing food safely.




Educational details

Educational value
  • This resource is highly valuable due to its relevance to the content description in the years 3 and 4 design and technologies curriculum that looks at food production and technologies and their contribution to modern societies. It is particularly valuable for looking at how food technologies help to ensure that a wide variety of healthy and safe food is available. The resource supports learning about healthy eating, food preparation, original sources of processed foods, and food labelling and packaging.
  • The resource is of considerable value due to its relevance to the content description in the design and technologies curriculum in years foundation to 2 that looks at the plants and animals from which we get our food, and how food is prepared for healthy eating. It is valuable for understanding where food comes from and how it is selected and prepared for healthy eating. It is also useful for learning about the equipment and techniques used to prepare and store food safely and hygienically.
Year level

F; 1; 2; 3; 4

Learning area
  • Design and technologies
  • Technologies
  • Design

Other details

Contributors
  • Contributor
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Data manager
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Copyright Holder
  • Name: The European Food Information Council (EUFIC)
  • Organization: The European Food Information Council (EUFIC)
  • URL: www.eufic.org
  • Publisher
  • Name: The European Food Information Council (EUFIC)
  • Organization: The European Food Information Council (EUFIC)
  • Description: Publisher
  • URL: www.eufic.org
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
Access profile
  • Unknown
Learning Resource Type
  • Interactive
  • Text
Rights
  • EUFIC website materials may be freely used and/or disseminated on the following conditions: 1) Neither EUFIC's name nor its material may be used for profitable or commercial purposes, 2) The contents of material used/disseminated may not be modified, and 3) EUFIC must be attributed, as follows: Text attribution: 'The European Food Information Council (EUFIC)' or Image attribution: www.eufic.org.