Parents and Families
Nutrition & Physical Activity Tools for use with Parents & Families
An interdisciplinary curriculum focused on improving the health and well-being of sixth through eighth grade students while building and reinforcing skills in language arts, math, science, social studies, and physical education. Families are an important component of students’ environment and role models for nutritional and physical activity choices. There are a number of lessons in Planet Health that provide opportunities for input from and conversations with the parents and other family members of students. Read more about Connecting Parents and Families through Planet Health.
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A school-based program to equip fourth and fifth grade students with the knowledge, skills, and supportive environment they need in order to lead healthier lives by choosing nutritious diets and being physically active.
A curriculum designed to develop healthy habits out of school time. Eleven teaching units help programs infuse healthy snacks and recipes, physically active games, and creative learning activities into regular program schedules.
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Check back soon forFood, Fun and Family: A Guide to Help Busy Families Develop Healthier Habits at Home and Food, Fun and Family Recipe Packet