Technology Resources

Here are some interactive games and videos that can be used with Smartboards and/ or tablets.

General Nutrition - Interactive Games

Recipes to make at home –a great website to find recipes

MyPlate- exploring MyPlate is just a click away

MyPlate recipes –Pinterest- another place to find creative recipes

Power up Your Breakfast, K-2 – Dairy Council of California -This online educational game teaches children how to eat a healthy breakfast from all five food groups. They build a healthy breakfast by selecting foods from a virtual kitchen to put on their breakfast plate.

USDA Games – makes learning about food groups fun!

Nourish Interactive's games K-6- learn about healthy foods with these interactive games

Dining Decisions- kids learn how to pick a healthy meal in a school cafeteria

Dairy Council of California- free online learning games about nutrition and healthy eating. Whether at home or school, these interactive games and tools will teach children and teens about healthy eating, exercise and where their food comes from.

GoNoodle-GoNoodle makes movement and mindfulness an integral part of the day, at school and at home.

MyPlate Match Game – Dairy Council of California-this 5-10 minute game can be done in class using a SmartBoard to reinforce healthy eating habits. The My Plate Match Game may help children try new foods to balance their meals and snacks.


Handwashing/ Food Safety

Games, webinars, downloads- fun activities to promote handwashing

Food Detective Games-this popular game teaches kids about foodborne illnesses.

Fight BAC Kids Games- more games relating to food safety

Can You Serve Up A Healthy Barbecue?- a good activity for middle -schoolers

Handwashing demo-this video shows how it is best to wash your hands with soap and clean running water for about 20 seconds and explains that if soap and clean water are not available, use an alcohol-based product.



Fruits and Vegetables

Broccoli and cauliflower

How to grow cranberries

Wings of Life -Monarch butterflies prepare for their seasonal migratory flight

How to start a garden

Stop Motion Science Animation for Kids-pollination

How to grow a pineapple

Growing black beans in Iowa   

Fruit Veggie Swag

Fruit and Veggie Pokey 

Eating Fruits and Veggies

How Does it Grow?


What’s on MyPlate?

Why Kids Should Eat Healthy and Exercise Choose MyPlate

Healthy Snacks Cooking Demonstrations

Kids in the Kitchen  

Frozen Fruit Cups

Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie

Cucumber Yogurt Dip

Peanut Butter and Apple Wrap

Charger Wrap  


Best Bones Forever

“Dr. Jean’s Banana Dance”

Fitness Breaks






Healthy Living Field Specialist
Extension Field Specialist, Health & Well-Being
Phone: (603) 255-3611 ext. 812
Office: UNH Cooperative Extension, Taylor Hall, Durham, NH 03824