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Dig In! Standards-Based Nutrition Education from the Ground Up: SNEB MyPlate e-Catalog
Dig In! Standards-Based Nutrition Education from the Ground Up

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USDA FNS Team Nutrition


USDA FNS Team Nutrition

Date Produced:April 2013
  • Booklet
  • Poster
  • Curriculum
  • Newsletter
  • Elementary School (6-8 yrs)
  • Middle School (9-12 yrs)
  • Meal Planning
  • MyPlate/DGA Training
  • Eating Patterns
  • Healthy Eating Tips
  • Food Safety
  • Grains/Whole Grains
  • Vegetables
  • Fruits
  • Meat and Beans
  • Fats and Oils
  • Carbohydrates
  • Sodium and Potassium
  • Vitamins and Minerals
  • Other
Description:Explore a world of possibilities in the garden and on your plate using ten inquiry-based lessons that engage 5th and 6th graders in growing, harvesting, tasting, and learning about fruits and vegetables. More information is also available at Dig In! At Home Parent Booklet and Dig In! Posters. Print Availability: Schools participating in the National School Lunch Program or other Child Nutrition program may request a free print copy of the curriculum. The curriculum comes with 35 copies of the Dig In! At Home parent handout and the six Dig In! posters. Order the Eat Smart To Play Hard With MyPlate poster separately. Additional print copies of the Dig In! at Home parent handout are available. A Spanish version of Dig In! is available upon request.
Language:English and Spanish
Ordering Info:Visit the Team Nutrition website at the link below to access the material in PDF or to order (for eligible schools and child care settings).
Web Site:http://www.fns.usda.gov/tn/dig-standards-based-nutrition-education-ground