Art, Health, Physical Education

Standards

In Rhode Island, art curriculum conforms to the National Core Art Standards. Check out the grade level standards for visual art. Health and fitness curriculum conform to the Thrive Model.  For more information, please visit Thrive Model resources

Areas of Interest

CIVICS SCIENCES ART & HEALTH

Nutrition

Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program Curriculum
Fruit and Vegetable Scavenger Hunt
How Do Fruits and Vegetables Grow?
How Do Fruits and Vegetable Grow Activity Sheet
Food Safety
Fast Food Switcheroos
Source: University of Rhode Island SNAP-Ed
Standards:

Build A Healthy Lunch
Make MyPlate Your Plate
Source: MyPlate
Standards: MS-LS1-7

How To Read a Food Label
Source: American Dietetic Association
Standards:

Fun with Foods
Lights, Camera, Cook
Source: Utah State University
Standards:

Let’s Start Cooking
Food Safety, Equipment, Measuring and completing recipes.
Source: Ohio State University
Standards: NHES 6.8.1, NHES 7.5.3, NHES 7.5.2, NHES 5.5.5

The Arts

4-H De-stress Art Series
Do a quick google Form to gain access to YouTube videos demonstrating easy youth art projects.
Source: University of Rhode Island
Standards: Anchor Standards 1, 2, 3, 10

Getting Started In Art
Art lessons, history, elements of design, reflection questions, vocabulary and challenges.
Source: Ohio State University
Standards: 1,2,3,5,10

Sketchbook Crossroads
Portfolio Pathways
Dozens of art projects including art history and techniques.
Source: National 4-H Council
Standards: Anchor Standards 1, 2, 3, 5, 10

4-H Flower Arranging
Basic Floral Design
Learn about Flowers and gain workforce skills. Source: Oregon State University, University of California
Standards: Anchor Standards 1, 2, 3, 4, 5‚Äč

Mini Crafts: Silly Sock Snowmen, No-Sew Blankets, Flower Pressing,
Three 1-2 hour craft projects
Source: University of Rhode Island
Standards: Anchor Standards 2, 3, 5

Cake Decorating
Learn career skills in culinary cake decorating with these links to dozens of lessons in Wilton cake decorating techniques.
Source: Wilton
Standards: Anchor Standards 3, 5, 10

Sew Fun
Sewing projects and lesson plans.
Source: Ohio State University
Standards:

Physical Education

Up for the Challenge
Source: 4-H/Army Youth Development Project
Standards:THRIVE Standards 3, 4, 5, 6 (See THRIVE Document for Learning indicators per grade)

Healthy Living Activity Guide
Source: National 4-H Council
Standards: THRIVE Standards 1, 2, 3,4,5, 6 (See THRIVE Document for Learning indicators per grade)

4-H Health Challenge
Source: Tufts University
Standards: THRIVE Standards 3, 4, 5, 6 (See THRIVE Document for Learning indicators per grade)

Gear Judging Study Guide
Orienteering
Source: University of Wisconsin
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Safety and First Aid