Food and Health, Kids

February is American Heart Month, so what better time is there to help children understand the impact of their choices on their own hearts?
 

The purpose of nutrition month is to help the public become aware of the importance of good nutrition and a healthful eating plan.
 

Looking for compelling nutrition posters to brighten your walls with motivation and education? You have come to the right place!
 
Kids

Recently I attended the Sonoma Heirloom Exhibition. My decision to go was based on two reasons: 1) Any visit to a farmer's market in Sonoma or Santa Rosa yields the most beautiful local-grown produce, consistently on every trip. This image was photographed by me from items I picked at a summer farmer's market in Sonoma: ... A Vegan Petting Zoo – Great Activity for Kids
Kids

Here is a really fun video and matching powerpoint that doubles as a fun activity to identify fruits and vegetables as well as the alphabet for kids. You can download this Powerpoint show and use it in classes. Kids can guess what kind of fruit or vegetable they are seeing and they can find the ... ABC Show – Fun Letter Shapes and Fruit and Vegetable Identification Activity or Game


There are lots of ways to stay active in the summertime while beating the heat. Here are a few ideas that you can use to inspire your audience to get moving, even when it's toasty outside...
Kids, MyPlate

June is Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Month! Pique your audience's interest in these tasty foods by introducing some riddles from Hollis Bass, MEd, RD, LD...