About Us

Food for Thought is a nutrition education programme that encourages students to make healthier food and lifestyle choices.

  • Is a nutrition education teaching programme designed to assist the teaching of food and nutrition to Year 5 and 6 students.
  • Is intended for use over one school term.
  • Supports the New Zealand Health and Physical Education curriculum.
  • Allows class visits to local PAKn’SAVE, New World, Four Square, Shoprite or Write Price supermarkets.
  • Allows students to design, purchase and create a healthy shared lunch.
  • Provides a nutritionist to personally implement, coordinate and deliver parts of the Food for Thought programme.

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“Thank you very much for giving us an opportunity to be part of the Food for Thought Programme. We really appreciate your effort in educating the children and in creating an awareness about healthy eating.”

Harini Karan, Viscount School, Mangere, Auckland.