DLTK's Crafts for Kids
Nutrition Crafts for Children


apple plate craft

Nutrition Crafts
Apple Paper Plate Craft

preschool and kindergarten

(other apple crafts)


awesome apple

Nutrition Crafts
Awesome Apple Paper Craft

preschoolers and up

(other apple crafts)


big blue

Nutrition Crafts
Baker Blue Paper Craft

preschoolers and up

Discuss things the baker might bake or a chef might cook -- decide which are nutritious and which are not. 


chef paper craft 

Nutrition Crafts
Baker or Chef Paper Craft

preschoolers and up

Discuss things the baker might bake or a chef might cook -- decide which are nutritious and which are not. 


baker or chef toilet paper roll craft

Nutrition Crafts
Baker or Chef Toilet Paper Roll Craft

preschool and kindergarten

Discuss things the baker might bake or a chef might cook -- decide which are nutritious and which are not. 


big boy brocolli paper craft

Nutrition Crafts
Big Boy Brocolli Paper Craft

preschoolers and up


bingo dauber art

Nutrition Crafts
Bingo Dauber Art

preschoolers and up


Carrot Basket

Nutrition Crafts
Carrot Basket

Kindergarten and grade school


carrot paper craft

Nutrition Crafts
Cutey Carrot Paper Craft

preschoolers and up


milk and cheese paper craft

Nutrition Crafts
Dairy Duo Paper Craft
(milk and cheese)

preschoolers and up


egg paper craft

Nutrition Crafts
Ellie the Egg Paper Craft

Humpty Dumpty the Egg Paper Craft


Felt Pizza Craft

Nutrition Crafts
Felt Pizza

preschoolers and up


fingerprint apple craft

Fingerprint Apple or Cherry Tree

preschoolers and up


four food groups mobile

Nutrition Crafts
Four Food Groups Mobile

preschoolers and up


grapes paper craft

Nutrition Crafts
Groovy Grapes Paper Craft

preschoolers and up


hot pepper craft

Nutrition Crafts
Hot Pepper Paper Craft

preschoolers and up


ice cream craft

Nutrition Crafts
Ice Cream Paper Craft

preschoolers and up

Though he's not terribly nutritious, you can use this craft to launch a discussion about enjoying sweets in moderation ("sometimes foods") and picking healthy alternatives (Low Fat Frozen Yogurt or semi-frozen grapes).


lacing crafts

Nutrition Crafts
Lacing Projects

preschoolers and up


mushroom craft

Nutrition Crafts
Nutrition Themed Color Buddies

preschoolers and up

Byron Brown  (mushroom)
Barry Black (Blackberry)


baker craft

Nutrition Crafts
Nutrition Themed Number Buddies

Number 2

Discuss things the baker might bake -- decide which are nutritious and which are not.


cupboard craft

Nutrition Crafts
Old Mother Hubbard - Fill her cupboard with healthy foods

preschool and kindergarten


Nutrition Paper Plate Wreath

Nutrition Crafts
Paper Plate Wreath

preschool and kindergarten


Paper Strip Pumpkin Craft

Nutrition Crafts
Paper Strip Pumpkin

Elementary school and up


pineapple

Nutrition Crafts
Paula the Pineapple

preschoolers and up


Nutrition Themed Pinwheel Craft

Nutrition Crafts
Pinwheel

Kindergarten and grade school


pumpkin book

Nutrition Crafts
Pumpkin Book


pumpkin craft

Nutrition Crafts
Pumpkin Dryer Vent


Thanksgiving Pumpking Pie Paper Plate Craft

Nutrition Crafts
Pumpkin Pie Paper Plate Fractions Craft


scissor skills preschool practice

Nutrition Crafts
Scissor Skills Practice

preschoolers and up


Nutrition Themed Shrinky Dink Patterns

Nutrition Crafts
Shrinky Dink Patterns

Elementary school and up


sponge bob paper craft

Nutrition Crafts
Sponge Bob Chef Paper Craft

preschoolers and up

Print the chef's hat template to make this cute chef craft.  Using popular characters to teach the children about nutrition can help engage them.


craft ideas

Nutrition Crafts
Stained Glass Crafts

preschool and kindergarten


stuffed pumpkin craft

Nutrition Crafts
Stuffed Pumpkin Finger Painting

preschoolers and up


tomato paper craft

Nutrition Crafts
Tom the Tomato

preschoolers and up


Two Peas in a Pod Paper Craft

Nutrition Crafts
Two Peas in a Pod

preschoolers and up


Watermelon Paper Plate Craft

Nutrition Crafts
Watermelon Paper Plate Craft

preschool and kindergarten


willie the watermelon paper craft

Nutrition Crafts
Willie the Watermelon Paper Craft

preschoolers and up