Melissa Halas
I’m Melissa Halas, Founder, Registered Dietitian, and mom, inspiring healthy living that’s easy, tasty, and fun!

Solange Bushra Wasef, MS, RD

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Solange Bushra Wasef, MS, RD

Solange Bushra Wasef, MS, RD

Solange Bushra Wasef, MS, RD is a registered dietitian and professor in the greater Los Angeles area. She is currently an Assistant Professor at Palomar College. Solange also has experience in nutrition writing, authoring presentations, creating weight-loss curriculum, weight counseling, and nutrition outreach through meal delivery programs for the homebound. Prior to teaching nutrition at the college level, she taught language arts and math to high school students.

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Children's Book Corner

“I Will Never NOT EVER Eat a Tomato”

Go on this journey to discover how to deal with picky eaters and make healthy eating fun for all ages! by L. Child. Orchard Books This post contains an affiliate link. As an

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Nutrition Explorations

www.nutritionexplorations.org Summary: Education materials for school and home using relatable characters for PreK to upper elementary students. Details: This site has an extensive resource collection ranging

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New Jersey Department of Agriculture

njteamnutrition.rutgers.edu/fuel_five.htm Summary A “race” designed to promote healthy choices when consuming school meals from the cafeteria. Program also includes activity component. Details The Fuel Up with 5

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Indiana Department of Education

Media Smart Youth Summary After school program that utilizes youth to promote healthy activity and eating pattern strategies. Ten lesson curriculums also included. Details The

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Illinois Nutrition Education Resource

Website: www.kidseatwell.org Summary: Healthy eating and activity articles and activities provided by teachers and RDs for K-12 educators. Details: This site provides classroom articles and activities for

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HotChalk, Inc

https://www.hotchalk.com/ Summary: Database of activities with a variety of approaches to teaching healthy activity and nutrition patterns. Details: This website consists of many lesson plans

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Education World

www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/lesson/lesson054.shtml Summary: Interactive, multi-subject extension activities. Details: This website offers individual classroom activities that can be implemented as a supplement to a variety of subjects. Grade levels are

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