Food: Food Safety
These sites are about food safety. Learn about ways to keep food safe from bacteria, causes and preventions of foodborne illness. Includes games, coloring pages, activity book, a poster, fact sheets, and podcasts. There are also links to eThemes Resources on Health: Diet and Nutrition and Microbes: Bacteria.
Scrub Club: Games
Play games related to hand washing and hygiene from bacteria.
This animation provides information on how to keep food safe from bacteria. Then play games to test what you have learned.
Seasonal Food Safety Fact Sheets
Here are food safety fact sheets. There are guidelines for preparing and cooking food safely for various occasions such as BBQ, hiking, and Thanksgiving.
Food Safety at Home Podcasts
Listen to podcasts about food safety at home.
Food Safety Education Materials for Kids and Teens
Here are resources that can be used to teach food safety including an activity book, coloring pages, and games.
Food Safety for Home Cooking
This site has various topics covering food safety at home such as food preparation, cooking time and temperature, microwave cooking, and more.
Food Safety: Get Cooking
Learn about the causes and dangers of food poisoning and ways to avoid them.
Food Safety Lessons: What's Bugging You?
In this lesson, students learn about foodborne illness, its causes, and prevention.
Five Keys to Safer Food Poster
This one-page PDF file is a poster of the five keys to safer food.
eThemes Resource: Health: Diet and Nutrition
These sites are about good nutrition and healthy diets. Learn about the food pyramid and how food is good for the body. Topics include how to read food labels and look for additives. There are also online games and quizzes about nutrition.
eThemes Resource: Microbes: Bacteria
These sites are about bacteria, where they live, what they look like, and why they can be harmful to humans. Find out who is credited with discovering bacteria. Includes online quizzes, movies, and hands-on experiments. There are links to eThemes Resources on germs and fungi.