Newly Updated Fall of 2016 - Power to Grow covers everything from digestion and label reading to understanding media influences on children’s food choices

About Power to Grow

This program covers everything from digestion and label reading to understanding media influences on children’s food choices. The program resources, such as activity sheets, in both English and French, and online games, help students apply nutrition knowledge and learn skills through personal assessment.

How to Attend

Fill in our online registration form to request this program now.

Resources & Materials

Curriculum Connections

Power to Grow supports the Grade 5 Science Implementation Document, Cluster 1: Maintaining a Healthy Body. With this document, teach students about the specific skills and attitudes involved in scientific inquiry, the design process, or both.

Additional Program Resources

These free resources will also be provided to workshop participants:

  • Teacher’s Guide – Includes lesson plans, teaching ideas, student activities, and assessment tools
  • 4 videos to support teaching
  • 2 posters
  • USB – Contains student activity sheets, in both English and French, and Smartboard ready lessons

Shop Support Materials

Visit the Dairy Farmers of Manitoba online store to order support materials such as a Food Guide Rainbow, Food Picture Cards, and other helpful learning resources.

Further Information

Visit the Dairy Farmers of Manitoba website for more information about program resources, curriculum connections, support material, additional activities, home connections and more.

“The ready to use lessons and Smartboard activities are fabulous. Best of all, it’s all free!”

“I’m excited to share with my students how to better follow the food guide and eat healthier.”

“Very hands-on and interactive with helpful resources that are ready to go. Excellent workshop!”