Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health

Based at the University of Aberdeen, the Rowett Institute is a key centre for the study of food and its relationship to long-term health. The Institute undertakes research to address some of the most compelling contemporary problems in nutrition. The Institute's research contributes not only to new scientific knowledge, but also to new understanding to underpin government policies and to inform innovation for industry leading to increased economic growth.

The resources in this collection are aimed at Scottish primary levels up to P7. In England, they may also contribute to Key Stage Three lessons.


Food Wheel

Aimed at primary learners, this resource looks at food, nutrition and healthy eating and links to the topic of animals, including humans.

In this activity, children cut out and assemble the template of a food wheel and use it to plan a balanced meal or diet for the day. The wheel contains nutritional...


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