Kids design outfits and acessories out of fruits and vegetables for display.
Opportunities for play can increase awareness of fresh food.
Aimed at teens, this concept is meant to entice teens by focusing on fashion and design.
Much like the surprise challenges a on reality-tv shows, students would be asked to design clothing that is made out of fruits and vegetables for display at their local grocery store. After a run-through of the design process student would be free to choose their project. Any piece of clothing is acceptable from a elegant evening gown, a loose basketball jersey, or a skateboard shoe.
Whatever garment type is selected, students would be asked to design a label listing the fruit and vegetables used and the vitamins or minerals they contain.
The care instructions could be replaced by simple preparation methods.
Parents or siblings could model the produce so the family is involved in the process. And students could bring document their models with photos they bring to class.
Age of kids. The solutions to changing kids’ eating behaviors will vary depending on their age. What works for a toddler won’t necessarily fly for a teenager, although we suspect some concepts might be appropriate for all ages—even adults! Which age bracket does your concept address (tick all relevant boxes)?
Middle school (Tweens) 11-13
High school (Teens) 14 -18
Hurdles to success. Helping kids make smarter food choices comes with a variety of hurdles that have to be addressed in order for a design solution to be successful, which of these do you think that your Concept overcomes (tick all relevant boxes)?
Lack of Knowledge