Food Service Information for Parents PDF Print
Dear Parents,
You are your child’s most important role model, and your help is needed by encouraging them to eat healthy and be physically active. Healthful eating is important. After all, you want your family to have energy, be healthy and stay well. You want your child to grow properly. You control family food choices more than you think. Below are lists of web sites that will be helpful to you and fun activities for your child.

- Team Nutrition:
http://teamnutrition.usda.gov/Resources/eatsmartmaterials.html
- MyPyramid.gov has loads of kid-friendly activity ideas:
http://www.mypyramid.gov
- KidZINEs from MTG have some fun games, recipes, etc.
- Snap Ed. tools are child friendly:
http://snap.nal.usda.gov/nal_display/index.php?info_center=15&tax_level=2&tax_subject=261&topic_id=1243
- Nutrition Explorations has fun ideas & lesson plans, though primarily online.
http://www.nutritionexplorations.org/
http://www.nutritionforkids.com