Early Childhood Nutrition Education Chart
Eight child care lessons that encourage fruit and vegetable consumption and increased physical activity.
Healthy snack ideas, fun physical activities, and suggested books to incorporate into lessons in the early childhood setting.
An at-a-glance guide to healthy eating for preschoolers.
Lessons for early childhood educators on nutrition and physical activity, with an emphasis on role modeling.
Healthy eating and exercise program for 4 and 5-year-olds in the preschool classroom. The curriculum includes recipes, songs, and parent newsletters.
Discover MyPlate is fun and inquiry-based nutrition education that fosters the development of healthy food choices and physically active lifestyles during a critical developmental and learning period for children.
Due to special grant funding, this FREE program is only available to elementary schools where 50% or more of the students participate in the free and reduced-price school lunch program.
Classroom-based physical activities are instructional tools teachers can use to improve mood, energy levels, and facilitate student learning. Activity can be introduced into existing routines and transitions, into academic lessons, or introduced as a ‘brain break.’ This kit consists of three core classroom tools: Grade-level nutrition lessons; Physical activity breaks; My Classroom Physical Activity Pyramid.
An annotated list of over 400 books with positive food, nutrition and physical activity messages for children in grades K-2.
Multidisciplinary nutrition lesson plans for grades pre-Kindergarten through High School that align with Texas education standards.