Additional Nutrition Resources

For Parents
 
 
For Students
 
BAM! Body and Mind
Kid-friendly topics and an interactive aid for teachers from the Centers for Disease Control.
 
BrainPOP
Innovative and fun health education and general science activities targeted to middle school children. Sponsored by HealthandScience.com.
  
Dairy Council of California
Includes professional updates, lesson plans, and a pyramid game for kids.
 
Dole 5-A-Day: Just For Kids
An award-winning site for kids, parents, and teachers.
 
Fantastic Food Challenge
From Michigan State University, a compact disc (CD-ROM) with a set of educational digital games. The games are designed to motivate young adults to learn about nutrition, food safety, food preparation, and comparing food prices.
 
Florida Citrus Land--For Kids
By the Florida Department of Citrus.
 
HHS Pages for Kids
The Department of Health and Human Services site for educators, parents, and children.
 
Kidnetic.com
Exciting, fun, and informative site aimed at helping kids eat healthy and stay active.
 
Has games, Q&As, and body image help for teens.
 
Nutrition Cafe
By the Pacific Science Center and Washington State Dairy Council. Interactive nutrition education for kids who can be a nutrition sleuth to learn about nutrients or find out how their eating habits measure up at the HaveABite Cafe.
 
Pear Bear Healthy Kid
A site for smaller children.
 
Powerful Bones, Powerful Girls
From the Centers for Disease Control. Fun site to help girls learn how to be powerful and take care of their bones.
 
USDA/ARS site geared toward helping kids understand, and hopefully get hooked on, agricultural science.
 
 
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