How can schools build a positive and healthy eating environment at school?
Food culture and food systems are complex. Find out how we can support children to eat well and nurture a healthy relationship with food in the school setting and beyond:
Supporting Healthy Eating at School: What we Say and do Matters (30 min webinar plus 20 min Q&A)
3:45 What is healthy eating?
9:36 What is healthy eating at school?
18:23 Opportunities in the school setting
22:43 Resources and tools to support healthy eating at school
30:05 Summary and Q&A
Consider Play First Lunch Model
Applying the Play First Lunch Model (2 min video, Global News)
Offer breakfast program with support from Breakfast Club Canada
Offer after-school kid’s cooking programs
Tips and recipes for meals and bake sales
Tips for vending machines and school stores
Fundraising ideas for Schools
Sign up for Fresh to You Fundraiser
Tips for Celebrations
Snack & Beverage ideas for Sporting events
Resource guide for allergy aware schools
Healthy school grant opportunities
Refer to these general tips about how to nurture healthy eaters at school.