THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usdahome

Browse by subject or audience.  

 

Visit My Plate for posters, games, and activities.

http://www.choosemyplate.gov/

 

 

DOLE 5 A DAY

www.dole5aday.com

This fun, colorful website is changing to Dole Super Kids and will introduce new content and features, including new Spanish content. It currently includes everything from nutrition facts to games to music.

 

 

IDAHO DAIRY COUNCIL

http://www.idahodairycouncil.org/home.asp

 

 

The link to the National Dairy Council educational materials. http://www.nationaldairycouncil.org/EducationMaterials/Pages/EducationMaterialsHome.aspx

 

 

  

BEEF COUNCIL

http://www.beefnutrition.org/materials.aspx

Has handouts, classroom activity sheets, resources on health and nutrition, food safety information, and related links, including Teachfree.com, which provides preschool through 12th grade educators with educational materials that supplement the curriculum. Resources can also be downloaded for use in the classroom.

 http://www.teachfree.com/

 

 

HEALTHY SCHOOL MEALS RESOURCE SYSTEM

http://healthymeals.nal.usda.gov/

  

 

THE IDAHO STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

 

Child Nutrition webpage http://www.sde.idaho.gov/site/cnp/  

 

 

KIDS AND NUTRITION

http://www.ext.nodak.edu/food/kidsnutrition/

Has dozens of links that provide fun, educational activities and information for children, teenagers, parents/caregivers, and teachers.

 

 

BAYLOR COLLEGE OF MEDICINE

http://www.bcm.edu/cnrc/index.cfm?PMID=9871

Has special Web Links just for kids.

 

 

NUTRITION EXPLORATIONS FOR EDUCATORS

http://www.nutritionexplorations.org/educators/

Includes a variety of information for teachers through upper elementary grades on nutrition lessons, classroom activities and a teacher idea exchange.

 

 

PE WEBSITES

Check out these fun PE websites: 

http://www.pecentral.org/

http://www.pelinks4u.org/

http://www.lessonplancentral.com/lessons/Physical_Education/

 

 

AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION

http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Educator/Educator_UCM_001113_SubHomePage.jsp

Contains recipes, healthy tips, and much more.

 

 

TEACHERS KITS: AN INTEGRATED APPROACH TO TEACHING NUTRITION

Contact Deb Redmond, Food Service Supervisor, for more information.

 

Food & Me      Pre-K and Kindergarten

Food Time       Grades 1 & 2

Food Works    Grades 3-5

 

EXERCISE FOR KIDS

http://www.treadmillreviews.net/an-exercise-guide-for-kids/