The Pilot Light K-12 Lesson Plan Library is designed by and for educators!
Free lesson plans for elementary aged children through high school include curricular information, background knowledge, recommended anchor texts, and supporting food experience instructions. Teachers will find the Lesson Plan Library is diverse and adaptable and can be integrated across a range of content areas.
Students will better understand how to compare and contrast (two or more items in a unit of study) by comparing and contrasting different grains used around the world and then use this information to select grains to make a loaf of bread.
Astronomy: Out of This World Food
Students will better understand the many implications of meal planning in space by collaborating in small groups to learn about the categories of food that can be consumed during space travel, by creating a meal plan for an astronaut, and by creating recipes for foods that can be eaten in space.