Original source: http://www.fns.usda.gov/teamnutrition
It’s back to school season! Team Nutrition is happy to join the excitement of schools, teachers, school nutrition professionals, students, and families to start a new academic year. It’s a time for students to meet new friends, reconnect with old classmates, learn new skills, and build knowledge. Let’s embrace this season and make it the best by having fun and staying healthy.
In addition to the resources listed below, click here to get ideas for incorporating fun activities and resources into your school’s back to school night or open house.
Make the healthy choice the easy choice for your students this year. Healthy snacks help kids get the nutrition they need to grow and learn.
Engage teachers, principals, parents, food service managers, and students in school wellness efforts to support healthy food choices and physical activity at your local middle school.
Get everyone involved! Share how your school is creating a healthy and fun environment with these customizable flyers, presentations, newsletter articles, and social media posts.
Refresh the walls and bulletin boards at your school with eye-catching images and messages that encourage students to develop healthy habits.