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Make a great MyPlate Bulletin Board by following these easy directions! Display a MyPlate poster in the center of the board. You can obtain a free poster download; visit nutritioneducationstore.com and click on MyPlate - there is a downloadable link at the top. You can also find more free...
 
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It is one thing to write or talk about the fat, saturated fat, sodium and sugar in refined foods. But quite another to show it. Here is a visual lesson to show how much added fat, salt and sugar is in the foods we eat. What you need: Foods...
 

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

Putting together a comprehensive and engaging cooking demonstration is hard work -- but that's about to change.
 
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Terri Marcus has two bulletin boards downstairs in Chattanooga State Technical Community College for general students to see. One is a departmental bulletin board in which they are currently doing different months for the “Year of Science” (why not make each month part of a year of health?). This features different topics. They have local, ... Educator Idea File: Great Displays
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“I usually try to see what food group(s) the client needs help with and wants to work on to achieve their goal. Then I show him, her or the parents where to look for recipe sites to get healthful foods for their meal or snacks. I try to help them get a few main course ... Educator Idea File: What Are You Up To?
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When presenting a program on healthy snacks for kids, Lisa Graves, MS, RD, Consumer and Family Sciences Educator, Purdue Extension, asks the caregiver or parent to devote a section of a recipe box to each child in the family. “Work with the children to fill recipe cards with healthier...