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Resources that teach kids about food choices

  • Monster Nutrition Mungo the nutrition monster will eat everything in his path.  Kids must quickly choose what to feed him:  the healthier their choices, the higher their score.  www.nutritionexplorations.org/kids/activities/monster.asp
  • MyPyramid Blast Off Kids can reach outer space by fueling a rocket with healthy foods and physical activity.  Each food group has a separate fuel tank so kids can keep track of how their choices fit into the food pyramid  www.mypyramid.gov/kids/kids_game.html
  • Nutrition Tracker This downloadable game encourages kids to keep track of what they eat and compares their food choices with the daily recommended servings for each food group.  www.nutritionexplorations.org/kids/activities/tracker.asp
  • Chef Solus’s Cooking School Kids cook with Chef Solus by following recipes and learning about healthy food choices.  www.nourishinteractive.com/en/kids/solus-cooking-game/solus-cooking-game
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November 29, 2010 - Posted by | Children, Food, Health | , , , , , ,

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