Lesson Plans

Children enjoying a picnic. Food Safety for Summer Food Service Programs

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service; National Food Service Management Institute.

Three-part lesson in PDF format for children emphasizing handwashing, temperatures and cross-contamination prevention. Food safety posters are also available.


Help Children Learn Food Safety Rules

USDA. Food Safety and Inspection Service.

Includes a coloring book and a mobile game.


Thermy Logo Download Thermy Food Safety Graphics

USDA. Food Safety and Inspection Service.

Includes brochures, graphics, temperature charts and Spanish resources.


Protect Seniors from Foodbourne Illness (PDF | 852 KB)

DHHS. FDA. Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition; USDA. Food Safety and Inspection Service.


Download Hand Washing Lesson Plans by Grade (K-6th)

GloGerm.

Also in Spanish and French.


FightBAC! Against Foodbourne Illness (K-3rd Grade)

Partnership for Food Safety Education.


FightBAC! Against Foodbourne Illness (4th-8th Grade)

Partnership for Food Safety Education.


Feeling sick Take Food Safety Lessons Online

Iowa State University Extension.


Find FDA Nutrition and Food Safety Education Resources

DHHS. FDA. Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.

Information for Kids & Teens also available.


Download Nutrition Tips for People Learning English

University of Minnesota Extension.