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Explore nutrition tips, kids’ meal plans, kids’ activities, recipes and more from pediatric nutritionist, Melissa Halas, MA, RDN, CDE.

Nutrition Curriculum For Education

Looking for nutrition and health curriculum at your school? Check out these free and fee-based sources for all ages.

New Jersey Department of Agriculture Summary A “race” designed to promote healthy choices when consuming school meals from the cafeteria. Program also includes activity component. Details

Mission Nutrition Summary Nutrition education materials for K-8 using space-themed cartoon characters. Details This site provides entertaining printable lesson plans with

KidsHealth Summary Provides doctor-approved health information about children from before birth through adolescence including articles on healthy living written for

Indiana Department of Education

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

Illinois Nutrition Education Resource

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

HotChalk, Inc Summary: Database of activities with a variety of approaches to teaching healthy activity and nutrition patterns. Details: This website

Action for Healthy Kids Summary: A website based on a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the health of children nationwide. Description: The website

YMCA Healthy Family Home

YMCA Healthy Family Home Summary: A website designed to encourage healthy lifestyle habits for the entire family. Details: The YMCA