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Jane Pelkki, MPH, RD, Community Nutritionist for Lexington-Fayette County Health Department and 2nd place winner in our Nutrition Education Contest uses this clever nutrition presentation idea for showing clients how fast it is to make breakfast: In order to help kids and adults see that having breakfast at home...
 
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This MyPlate Relay will get students moving!! MyPlate Relay You need: • Lots of pictures of food. • Several MyPlate posters with the sections made into pockets. Directions: Divide group into teams of 4-6 children each. Put the myplate posterss on one side of the room. You can either...
 

Health fair prizes or incentives can move games, presentations, and activities from good to great!
 

With these incredible kits and resources, all you have to do is place your order, then sit back and wait for your materials to arrive.
 
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Barb Menia, RD, Preventive Services, Providence Everett Medical Center, is working on a wonderful program to get employees to eat a wider variety of fruits and vegetables. She picks a color of the week to highlight fruits and vegetables that are a certain color and to encourage people to eat a greater variety of produce. ... A Month’s Supply of Fruit and Veggie Ideas
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Sheryl Arpin teaches the 5 a day program in the 3rd grade classes for public schools in Phoenix, AZ. She teaches that fruits and vegetables have 3 things in them that make them good for us. They are vitamin A, C, and fiber. “We have posters showing that vitamin C helps our bodies heal when ... Fruits and Veggies Help Kids 3 Ways
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Age Ideas Hollis Bass, MEd, RD, came up?with a great idea for kids that?has spurned a new product?set. We wanted to share it here?for members so they could use?it for class ideas, too! 8 Applications of Health - Most?kids know what an ?App? is -?either they have an iTouch...