Refine Your Results

Content Curators



Resource Types


Now... gain access to over 2 Million curated educational videos and 500,000 educator reviews to free & open educational resources

Get a 10 Day Free Trial

115 resources with the concept sugar

Lesson Planet

Building an Igloo

For Students 1st - 5th
In this igloo learning exercise, students follow the directions and use sugar and frosting to build an igloo. Students follow 6 sets of directions.
Lesson Planet

Is a grain of sugar the smallest type of matter?

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students define and experiment with matter.  In this sugar and matter lesson, students create their own rock candy to demonstrate the three states of matter. Students record the process and their findings in their journals.
Lesson Planet


For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders measure different amounts of sugar to understand density. In this density lesson plan, 5th graders experiment with sugar, water, and food coloring to understand how dense a substance is.
Lesson Planet

Find Your Way Through Trade: When sugar was just a stick

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Students observe the difference between raw materials and manufactured goods by a demonstration by the teacher. In this raw materials lesson plan, students see items such as sugar and observe products that were made to be sugar substitutes.
Lesson Planet


For Students 9th - 12th
In this carbohydrates worksheet, students review the six groups of nutrients needed for the human body. Students focus on sugars and carbohydrates, the sources of these nutrients and how the body uses these nutrients. This worksheet has...
Lesson Planet

Organic Compounds

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
In this organic compounds worksheet, students practice identifying chemical structures and compare sugars, starches, and lipids. This worksheet has 5 matching and 15 multiple choice questions.
Lesson Planet

Biological Compounds

For Students 7th - 12th
In this biological compounds worksheet, students will identify 6 statements given as describing a protein, carbohydrate, sugar, starch, or lipid. Then, students will determine if 4 statements given about biological compounds are true or...
Lesson Planet

Dental Health

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this dental vocabulary worksheet, students identify and match the correct dental term in column one to the correct definition found in column two. There are ten vocabulary words and definitions to match.
Lesson Planet

Health In Progress/ Soft Drinks

For Teachers 1st - 5th
Students engage in a instructional activity that is concerned with the consumption of soft drinks by children. They examine the statistics about the consumption and determine the increase or decrease in individual servings consumed over...
Lesson Planet

It's Sugar Time!

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders review the Food Pyramid. They examine several breakfast cereal labels and determine how much sugar is in each. They discuss these amounts and whether or not they are surprised by the results. They discuss the amount of...
Lesson Planet

Life Does Not Live By Bread Alone

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students investigate the relationship between micronutrients and proper metabolic function. The lesson should serve as an introduction to the subject. The subject of the function includes the study of plants, animals, and humans. They...
Lesson Planet

Starch and Sugar Testing 2

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students design and conduct an experiment to determine which of three solutions contain starch or sugar. This task assess students' ability to make simple observations, design simple experiments, utilize indicators, and make generalized...
Lesson Planet

Starch and Sugar Testing 1

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders determine the presence of starch and sugar in unknown solutions. This task assesses students' abilities to observe, record and interpret data, classify, generalize/infer, construct data tables, and identify sugar and...
Lesson Planet

Popcorn Nutrition

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Students read a snack nutrition chart and answer questions. They compare nutrition levels of snack foods. They correctly calculate differences in nutritional value.
Lesson Planet

Monomer and Polymer Chemistry

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students explain monomer/polymer chemistry of starches and sugars.
Lesson Planet

Nutrition Making Healthy food Choices: Go Heart!

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders discuss the importance of eating healthy foods, such as fruits and vegetables and what foods should be eaten in moderation. In groups, 2nd graders participate in activities using hula hoops where they categorize healthy...
Lesson Planet

Snack Attack

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Learners choose healthy snacks. They are given a point for a snack that is low in fat and sugar. Students recieve a bag of apples or oranges once a week for the winning homeroom. They have a list of suggested snacks in each homeroom,...
Lesson Planet

Sugar and Light

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students connect starch to sugar as the storage form of energy. They find that no starch is produced in the plant without light. Students perform the old favorite of looking at starch deposition in geranium leaves using Lugol's iodine...
Lesson Planet

Supermarket Science: The King Sooper Lab

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students read product labels, compare fat, sodium, and sugar contents of various food items. They work with a partner and often employ the assistance of the deli and bakery managers in a supermarket.