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CACFP Halftime: Thirty on Thursdays Training Webinars
Join Team Nutrition for monthly training webinars on hot topics related to the CACFP Meal Pattern requirements. Webinars are presented on the third…
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CACFP Training Tools
CACFP has resources and publications that will help you put together great tasting, nutritious meals and snacks that children will enjoy. CACFP…
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Developing the Senses: Guess the Fruit or Vegetable [activity]
What to do Put a fruit or vegetable in a small paper bag. Have the children sit in a circle and guess what is in the bag without looking inside.…
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Follow the Red Pepper [activity]
What to do This is an adapted version of “Follow the Leader.” Ask a volunteer to be the “Red Pepper” leader. Give the “Red Pepper” the…
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From a Grain of Wheat [activity]
What to say Begin this lesson with a discussion of favorite breads. Which group on the MyPlate has bread in it? What other food is in that group?…
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Fruit/Vegetable Group Picture Cards [activity]
What to do Click on Download resource in upper right hand corner for cards. Give each child one of the Fruit or Vegetable Group picture cards…
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Hot Potato [activity]
What to say There are many good vegetables to eat. We need to eat vegetables every day. What are some of your favorites? What do you like about…
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New Hampshire Food Access Map
    Helping People Connect with the Resources They Need As the state addresses the COVID-19 public health crisis, many have come…
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Rising Bread [activity]
What to do Tell the story of making bread, below. Tell the kids to move in the parts of the story where they can act out what’s happening. (Show…
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Sink Those Germs - Wash Your Hands [activity]
What to do Youth try to “sink germs” by tossing beanbag “germs” into a container. The game uses 6 beanbags to correspond with the 6 times it is…
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Suggested Reading List of Nutrition and Physical Activity Themed Books for Grades K-3
Use this convenient list to find books related to nutrition and physical activity. Books are divided into categories which include fruits and…
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Team Nutrition Materials
Team Nutrition is an initiative of the USDA Food and Nutrition Service to support the Child Nutrition Programs through training and technical…
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The Apple Says [activity]
What to do Play this game like “Simon Says.” With small children, have them all participate. Explain to only do the exercise if “The Apple Says”…
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Websites and Hand-outs for School Wellness
Congratulations on getting your School Wellness Policy updated. The following websites will help with some of your requirements. It is a great way to…
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