Childhood Obesity Prevention: LMCC – Serve Healthy Food

The third goal in the Let’s Move! Child Care initiative is to nurture healthy eaters (serve healthy food). Lay the foundation for healthy choices and habits early in childhood by serving healthy food and providing positive mealtime experiences in the child care setting. Child care professionals will learn the benefits of offering healthy food including strategies and ideas to encourage healthy eating. (K7.12 C2, CDA 2) 2 hours

Lesson objectives

  • Identify the benefits of nurturing healthy eaters (offering healthy food).
  • Understand Let’s Move! Child Care Goal three and best practices for nurturing healthy eaters (serving healthy food).
  • Determine strategies and ideas to encourage healthy eating.
  • Learn about the resources and tips available on the Let’s Move! Child Care website.

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