Healthy eating

At Chesterton we are committed to ensuring children have access to a broad and balanced diet. This is planned through the daily provision of fruit and milk at snack times, alongside our 2 week rolling lunch menu. Please find information below regarding how to support your child to develop positive attitudes to health and food.

Book suggestions

Oliver's vegetables

Oliver's fruit salad

Oliver's milkshake


How did that get in my lunchbox?

Give it a go, eat a rainbow

Eat your greens Goldilocks!

Healthy and happy

According to NHS choices a balanced lunchbox should contain:

  • Starchy foods like bread, rice, potatoes or pasta
  • Protein foods like meat, fish, eggs or beans
  • A dairy item, like cheese or yogurt
  • Vegetables or salad and a portion of fruit

Healthy Eating: An introduction for children aged 5-11

Lots of different things affect how healthy we are including what we eat and how active we are. Food plays a huge part in keeping us healthy and so we need t...

Oliver's Vegetables