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Winter 2015 (849KB)

*March-National Nutrition Month 

*Herb Garden

*Fruity Salsa Recipe 

*Seed Planting

*Lactose Intolerance

Parent Corner: Be the Change; ¡Sé el Cambio!




PDF 1/26/16
Fall 2015 (889KB)

*Benefits of Board Games


*Fruit Cobbler Recipe

*Garden Puppet Show

*Free Physical Activity Resources

*Parent Corner:Let's Play/¡Jugamos!

PDF 10/5/15
Summer 2015 (1,075KB)

*2015 Free Summer Meal Program

*Youth Community Events

*Throw and Catch Fruit and Vegetable Game

*Watermelon Ice Cubes

*5 Summer Snacking Problems and Solutions

*Parent Corner: Healthy Celebrations/ Celebraciones Saludables

PDF 7/21/15
Spring 2015 (1,091KB)

*Technology Awareness 

*Physical Activity Game-Beach Ball Frenzy

*Cherry Smoothie Recipe

*Taste the Rainbow

*Active Transportation

*Parent Corner: 'Good' Bacteria for Health/Bacteria 'Buena' Para Nuestra Salud


PDF 7/21/15
Winter 2014 (633KB)

Body Image

Active Play

Free Garden Workshop


Beet & Carrot Slaw Wrap Recipe

Parent Insert: Raise a Reader

PDF 1/28/15
Fall 2014 (2,204KB)

*Food Safety

*Knife Skills

*Carrot Apple Soup

*Fun Cooking Games

*The Scoop on Poop!

PDF 10/22/14
Summer 2014 (659KB)

*The Power of Physical Activity Breaks

*Children and Junk Food Commercials

*Avoiding Summer Weight Gain

*Frozen Banana and Peanut Butter Nibbles

*Summer Food Program

*Parent Insert - Secondary Drowning


PDF 8/14/14
Spring 2014 (768KB)

*Eat Smart To Play Hard

*5 Ways Breakfast Helps Children Thrive

*Science Day, May 8th

*Hand Washing Quiz

*Cuban Black Bean Soup Recipe


PDF 4/11/14
Fall 2013 (707KB)

Friendly Bacteria

Roasted Garbanzo Beans recipe

Octopus Tag

Active Children

Parent insert - Caution with Caffeine

PDF 12/20/13
Summer 2013 (1,046KB)

*Backpack Safety

*Frozen Fruit Kabobs with Yogurt Dip

*Simple Kites

*Picnic Planning

*Food Safety

PDF 7/11/13
Spring 2013 (676KB)

*Sleepy Teens

*Storing Fruits and Veggies

*Cheese and Kale Quiche recipe

PDF 4/5/13
Winter 2012 (349KB)

*Healthy, Hunger-free Kids Act*
*Breakfast in the Classroom*
*Marble Relay*
*Persimmon Bread Recipe*

PDF 1/8/13
Fall 2012 (548KB)

*Healthy school fundraisers
*Baked Pears recipe
*Holiday luminaries craft project
*Is popcorn healthy?
*Parent Insert - Fill Up on Fiber

PDF 9/28/12
Spring 2012 (987KB)

*Apple & Orange Juice is Safe to Drink
*Keeping Children Active While Learning
*Should I Eat a Gluten-Free Diet?
*Who Loves Asparagus?
*Garden Project: Growing Your Name

PDF 3/20/12
Winter 2011 (986KB)

*Kitchen Safety
*Food Label Quiz: Read It Before You Eat It
*Keeping Packed Lunches Safe
*Answer to the Food Label Quiz
*Cilantro Green Eggs & Ham, Anyone?

PDF 12/20/11
Fall 2011 (988KB)

*Food & Beverage Marketing Industry*Extraordinary Lunch Menu Ideas*A New  Food Icon?*A Sweet Treat of Sweet Potatoes*Nutritional Duck, Duck, Goose

PDF 10/6/11
Summer 2011 (314KB)

*ReThink Your Drink this Summer*
*Strawberry Agua Fresca Recipe*
*Summer Safety*
*Approaching Picky Eaters*
*Interactive Meal Creation*
*Parent Component*

PDF 7/1/11
Spring 2011 (848KB)

2010 Dietary Guidelines
Allergies 101
Spinach Brownie Muffins recipe

PDF 4/12/11
Winter 2010 (1,139KB)

*Whooping Cough*Family Meals*Purple Cabbage & Apple Slaw*Heart Awareness*

PDF 1/7/11
Fall 2010 *Veggie and Fruit Consumption*Encouraging Reading*Multivitamins*A Sweet Treat Recipe* PDF  
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