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All types of Food

In this worksheet, students will have to work out which group of food each food-type belongs to.

'All types of Food' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:  Animals, including Humans

Curriculum subtopic:  Nutrition

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

Do you love food? It's really important for our bodies and often it's yummy to eat! But how much do you know about food - do you know if it's good for us, if too much of a certain food is bad, what sort of food is what? In this worksheet you can find out about these and it helps you sort foods out.

 

Happy Hunting!

Look at these different types of food. Choose which food group they belong to.

 

Carrot Cauliflower Beetroot Beans
CARROT CAULIFLOWER BEETROOT BEANS

 

fruit

vegetables

meat

Look at these different types of food. Choose which food group they belong to.

 

Chicken breast Pork chops Leg of lamb Sausages
CHICKEN PORK LAMB SAUSAGE

 

fruit

vegetables

meat

Look at these different types of food. Choose which food group they belong to.

 

Butter  Cooking oil Margarine   Cheese
BUTTER COOKING OIL MARGARINE CHEESE

 

salty

fatty

sugary

Look at these different types of food. Choose which food group they belong to.

 

Lollipop Doughnut Ice cream Cola
LOLLIPOP DOUGHNUT ICE CREAM COLA DRINK

 

salty

fatty

sugary

Look at these different types of food. Choose which food group they belong to.

 

Spaghetti Macaroni Lasagne
SPAGHETTI MACARONI LASAGNE

 

pasta

vegetables

meat

Look at these different types of food. Choose which food group they belong to.

 

Starwberry  Banana  Apple  Peach
STRAWBERRY BANANA APPLE PEACH

 

fruit

vegetables

meat

Which of the following foods are NOT made from milk?

 

Butter  Cream  Margarine  Yogurt
BUTTER CREAM MARGARINE YOGURT

 

butter

cream

margarine

yogurt

  • Question 1

Look at these different types of food. Choose which food group they belong to.

 

Carrot Cauliflower Beetroot Beans
CARROT CAULIFLOWER BEETROOT BEANS

 

CORRECT ANSWER
vegetables
EDDIE SAYS
Carrots, cauliflower, beetroot and beans are all types of vegetables as we eat the leaves, root or flowers of these plants.
  • Question 2

Look at these different types of food. Choose which food group they belong to.

 

Chicken breast Pork chops Leg of lamb Sausages
CHICKEN PORK LAMB SAUSAGE

 

CORRECT ANSWER
meat
EDDIE SAYS
These foods are all examples of meat. They are made from the flesh of different animals - for example, pork comes from pigs.
  • Question 3

Look at these different types of food. Choose which food group they belong to.

 

Butter  Cooking oil Margarine   Cheese
BUTTER COOKING OIL MARGARINE CHEESE

 

CORRECT ANSWER
fatty
EDDIE SAYS
These are all fatty foods because of the amount of fat or oil they contain. Butter and cheese are made from milk while margarine and cooking oil are made from vegetable oils.
  • Question 4

Look at these different types of food. Choose which food group they belong to.

 

Lollipop Doughnut Ice cream Cola
LOLLIPOP DOUGHNUT ICE CREAM COLA DRINK

 

CORRECT ANSWER
sugary
EDDIE SAYS
These are all sugary foods because of the amount of sugar (sweet stuff) they contain. Sugar gives you lots of energy to run around and have fun, so..... use it! If you sit around a lot, these sorts of foods make you fat - and your teeth don't like too much of them either!
  • Question 5

Look at these different types of food. Choose which food group they belong to.

 

Spaghetti Macaroni Lasagne
SPAGHETTI MACARONI LASAGNE

 

CORRECT ANSWER
pasta
EDDIE SAYS
These foods are all examples of pasta. Pasta is made from wheat (like bread) and is a very popular food. People from Italy eat a lot of pasta and it has spread all over the world.
  • Question 6

Look at these different types of food. Choose which food group they belong to.

 

Starwberry  Banana  Apple  Peach
STRAWBERRY BANANA APPLE PEACH

 

CORRECT ANSWER
fruit
EDDIE SAYS
These foods are all examples of fruit. They are grown by plants and contain their seeds; the plants use animals to spread their seeds around. Fruits usually contain sugar and are good to eat.
  • Question 7

Which of the following foods are NOT made from milk?

 

Butter  Cream  Margarine  Yogurt
BUTTER CREAM MARGARINE YOGURT

 

CORRECT ANSWER
margarine
EDDIE SAYS
They are all made from milk except margarine. Margarine is made from vegetable oil but can be used for pretty much the same things as butter, like spreading and cooking.
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