Garden Bites Premium Training Course 2: Core Concepts

Garden Bites Premium Training Course 2: Core Concepts

Review basic nutrition and gardening education knowledge and skills

About this course

Welcome to our Core Concepts course!

In this course, you will learn how Garden Bites Premium content is structured and highlights about the key learning outcomes.

Who should take this course? 

This course is designed for new teachers who are about to get started on teaching the Garden Bites Premium program with their students. Course access is for 1 year.

Duration: 45 minutes

We'll cover: 

  • Edible plants and gardening: How students will use observation and evidence gathering to make claims about how plants grow and become a high-quality food source. 
  • Overview of the health impacts of the standard American diet and solutions offered through Garden Bites nutrition lessons.

Curriculum

  • Edible Plants & Gardening ~ 5 minutes
  • Edible Plants and Plant Parts
  • The Impact of School Garden on Health and Nutrition Outcomes
  • More Benefits of School Gardens
  • Nutrition & Cooking ~ 20 minutes
  • Nutrition Lesson Themes
  • 1. The Chef's Plate
  • 2. Nutrition Labels
  • 3. Fruits & Vegetables
  • 4. Protein
  • 5. Whole Grains
  • 6. Hydration
  • 7. Fats
  • 8. Make it Count
  • Learning Check ~5 minutes
  • Learning Check #2
  • End of Course

About this course

Welcome to our Core Concepts course!

In this course, you will learn how Garden Bites Premium content is structured and highlights about the key learning outcomes.

Who should take this course? 

This course is designed for new teachers who are about to get started on teaching the Garden Bites Premium program with their students. Course access is for 1 year.

Duration: 45 minutes

We'll cover: 

  • Edible plants and gardening: How students will use observation and evidence gathering to make claims about how plants grow and become a high-quality food source. 
  • Overview of the health impacts of the standard American diet and solutions offered through Garden Bites nutrition lessons.

Curriculum

  • Edible Plants & Gardening ~ 5 minutes
  • Edible Plants and Plant Parts
  • The Impact of School Garden on Health and Nutrition Outcomes
  • More Benefits of School Gardens
  • Nutrition & Cooking ~ 20 minutes
  • Nutrition Lesson Themes
  • 1. The Chef's Plate
  • 2. Nutrition Labels
  • 3. Fruits & Vegetables
  • 4. Protein
  • 5. Whole Grains
  • 6. Hydration
  • 7. Fats
  • 8. Make it Count
  • Learning Check ~5 minutes
  • Learning Check #2
  • End of Course