Food Explorers

Exploring new foods with K-Grade 1 students.

Filled with opportunities for experiential learning and tasting, kindergarten and grade 1 students have fun exploring a variety of foods. The big idea? Students come to see themselves as people who enjoy trying new foods and new food experiences.

Cover of food explorers student materials

Workshops are free to attend. There is a one time cost of $20 to purchase the initial kit – student materials and any program updates are re-supplied annually free of charge. Program materials are only available to teachers who have taken the workshop.

Food Explorers kit includes:

  • Teacher Guide with classroom activities
  • Class set of recipe collector cards
  • Class set of colourful stickers
  • Set of online send-home activities

Wondering how to teach Food Explorers in light of Canada’s new food guide?  Check out what we have to say.

“Your Food Explorers workshop was one of the most valuable Professional Development sessions that I have ever attended and my kids love the program in the classroom each year.”

– Grade 1 Teacher, Vancouver

Request this workshop.

This workshop is offered to teachers on request. Find a group of teachers who are interested in this program and contact us about coming to your school or setting up a virtual workshop. Contact us to request a workshop.