What your kids are eating at school
The dog may be eating their homework, but what are your kids eating at school? Providing healthy school lunches is sometimes a challenge for schools, but the USDA has issued a series of guidelines and tips to make sure students are getting the brain food they need. We've collected these tips to help parents and teachers keep students well-fueled for a new school year.
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Young students select from a variety of fresh vegetables( Tim Boyle/Getty Images )
It's one thing to provide tasty, nutritious food for students, but teaching them good eating habits is even more crucial. To help kids learn to nourish their bodies, the USDA developed MyPyramid for Kids, a series of lessons and interactive activities designed to educate students about proper nutrition.
Download the USDA nutrition worksheets and posters here.