Kids

Gardens are great, and now is the time to get planting! In this post, you'll find five reasons to grow a garden, along with suggestions for what to grow and how to grow it!
 
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This works great with field trips where the students may not have any experience, such as a farm or farmer’s market. The students will write down predictions they have about what they will see or perhaps what is for sale at the market. During the field trips they will...
 

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

Looking for compelling nutrition posters to brighten your walls with motivation and education? You have come to the right place!
 
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Barb Miller has a fun summer project for kids. Take kids on a field trip to a farmer’s market or farm to buy/see how fruits and vegetables are raised. Then come back and prepare and sample some of these fresh fruits and vegetables. For example, take children strawberry picking and then come back and make ... Farmers Market for Kids
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Take a field trip for lunch: Visit a fall farmer’s market. You can find one in your area by visiting www.greenpeople.org - click on Farmer’s Market and you will be taken to a map of all 50 states. Click on your state and you will see a list of farmer’s markets in your area. Display ... Promote Fruits and Veggies In the Cafeteria
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Why: More veggies, more fun, more creative - everyone loves a buffet and this is a great idea to have planned leftovers that are ready to go for lunch or dinner the next day. How: 1) MASH - our new favorite way to make veggies in our kitchen -...