DLTK's Crafts for Kids
Nutrition Crafts for Children


apple plate craft

Apple Paper Plate Craft

preschool and kindergarten

(other apple crafts)


awesome apple

Awesome Apple Paper Craft

preschoolers and up

(other apple crafts)


big blue

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 

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

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

Big Boy Brocolli Paper Craft

preschoolers and up


bingo dauber art

Bingo Dauber Art

preschoolers and up


Carrot Basket

Carrot Basket

Kindergarten and grade school


carrot paper craft

Cutey Carrot Paper Craft

preschoolers and up


milk and cheese paper craft

Dairy Duo Paper Craft
(milk and cheese)

preschoolers and up


Egg Carton Mini Pie Craft

Egg Carton Mini Pie Craft

preschoolers and up


egg paper craft

Ellie the Egg Paper Craft

Humpty Dumpty the Egg Paper Craft


Felt Pizza Craft

Felt Pizza

preschoolers and up


fingerprint apple craft

Fingerprint Apple or Cherry Tree

preschoolers and up


four food groups mobile

Four Food Groups Mobile

preschoolers and up


grapes paper craft

Groovy Grapes Paper Craft

preschoolers and up


hot pepper craft

Hot Pepper Paper Craft

preschoolers and up


ice cream craft

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 Lacing Projects

preschoolers and up


mushroom craft

Nutrition Themed Color Buddies

preschoolers and up

Byron Brown  (mushroom)
Barry Black (Blackberry)


baker craft

Nutrition Themed Number Buddies

Number 2

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


cupboard craft

Old Mother Hubbard - Fill her cupboard with healthy foods

preschool and kindergarten


Nutrition Paper Plate Wreath

Paper Plate Wreath

preschool and kindergarten


Paper Strip Pumpkin Craft

Paper Strip Pumpkin

Elementary school and up


pineapple

Paula the Pineapple

preschoolers and up


Nutrition Themed Pinwheel Craft

Pinwheel

Kindergarten and grade school


Pattern Practice Popcorn Craft

Pattern Practice Popcorn Craft


pumpkin book

Pumpkin Book


pumpkin craft

Pumpkin Dryer Vent


Pie Corner Bookmarks

Pie Corner Bookmark

preschoolers and up


Thanksgiving Pumpking Pie Paper Plate Craft

Pumpkin Pie Paper Plate Fractions Craft


scissor skills preschool practice

Scissor Skills Practice

preschoolers and up


Nutrition Themed Shrinky Dink Patterns

Shrinky Dink Patterns

Elementary school and up


sponge bob paper craft

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

Stained Glass Crafts

preschool and kindergarten


stuffed pumpkin craft

Stuffed Pumpkin Finger Painting

preschoolers and up


tomato paper craft

Tom the Tomato

preschoolers and up


Two Peas in a Pod Paper Craft

Two Peas in a Pod

preschoolers and up


Watermelon Paper Plate Craft

Watermelon Paper Plate Craft

preschool and kindergarten


willie the watermelon paper craft

Willie the Watermelon Paper Craft

preschoolers and up