Food in the Classroom

A healthy eating pattern helps students learn better and grow stronger. Make the most of every opportunity to support healthy food choices during the school year. Mealtime is not the only time kids need to make healthy food choices. Kids come into contact with food choices in different ways during the school day —  from rewarding good behavior, to celebrations and fundraisers. Here are some ideas to get you started:

 

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Wellness Policy

Check your school’s wellness policy to see if there is information about serving food in the classroom.  At the minimum, ensure that you follow classroom food safety guidelines for serving food.