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Resource | Nutrition Education Discover MyPlate: Emergent Reader Mini Books

Discover MyPlate includes seven emergent readers featuring kindergarten-level sight words that help children build literacy skills while learning about the five food groups and MyPlate.

Resource | Nutrition Education Discover MyPlate: Nutrition Education for Kindergarten

New and updated "Discover MyPlate: Nutrition Education for Kindergarten" materials foster the development of healthy food choices and physically active lifestyles during a critical developmental and learning period for children—kindergarten. Now with added resources to learn where foods come from, explore more foods, and try kid-friendly recipes.

Resource | Nutrition Education MyPlate

Celebrate MyPlate’s birthday by sharing MyPlate resources with students, families, and peers.

Resource | Webinars/Videos Discover MyPlate “Reach for the Sky” Music Video, with Audio Description

A music video demonstrating movements to USDA Team Nutrition’s original “Reach for the Sky” song as part of the “Discover MyPlate: Nutrition Education for Kindergarten” resource.

Resource | Regulations Discover MyPlate “Look and Cook” Recipes Video, with Audio Description

Demonstration of the assembly and finished product of all five “Look and Cook” recipes found within USDA Team Nutrition’s “Discover MyPlate: Nutrition Education for Kindergarten” resource. 

Resource | Nutrition Education Discover MyPlate Training Video, with Audio Description

An overview of USDA Team Nutrition’s “Discover MyPlate: Nutrition Education for Kindergarten” resource and its contents. This video includes audio description. 

Resource | Technical Assistance & Guidance Digital Nutrition Resources for Kids

Every kid can have fun with nutrition. Make your way through all the food groups with these fun games and activities.

Resource | Nutrition Education Discover MyPlate: Parent Handouts

These six colorful Discover MyPlate handouts include information on nutrition and physical activity for parents of kindergarteners as well as interactive activities parents can complete with their children.

471 A, B, C, D, E, F
Resource | Books The Two-Bite Club

This educational storybook, available in English and in Spanish, was developed to introduce MyPlate to young children.

Resource | Nutrition Education Student Portal: Fueling My Healthy Life

Nutrition education modules for middle school students.

Page updated: October 14, 2021