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Resource | Grants

FDPIR Sharing Gallery: Grant Opportunities

This gallery features nutrition related grant opportunities that ITOs and FDPIR program operators may be eligible to apply for. Grants are a great way to secure funding to pursue specific nutrition-related projects and initiatives.

Resource | Nutrition Education

Breastfed Babies Welcome Here

The Breastfed Babies Welcome Here! resource contains communication tools CACFP operators can use to let mothers and families know that breastfed babies are welcome at their child care site. It includes a mother's guide, poster, and a message graphic.

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Resource | Nutrition Education

¡Bebés lactados son bienvenidos aquí!

¡Bebés lactados son bienvenidos aquí! El recurso contiene herramientas de comunicación que los operadores de CACFP pueden usar para que las madres y las familias sepan que los bebés lactados son bienvenidos en su sitio de cuidado infantil. Incluye una guía para madres, un póster y un mensaje gráfico.

Resource | Nutrition Education

Serving Up MyPlate: A Yummy Curriculum

Serving Up MyPlate is a collection of classroom materials that helps elementary school teachers integrate nutrition education into Math, Science, English Language Arts, and Health. This yummy curriculum introduces the importance of eating from all five food groups using the MyPlate icon and a variety of hands–on activities. Students also learn the importance of physical activity to staying healthy.

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Resource | Posters

Eat Smart to Play Hard with MyPlate Mini-Poster

This two-sided mini poster (8-1/2"x11") shows the MyPlate icon on one side and foods in the five food groups on the reverse.

Resource | Posters

Aliméntate bien para jugar con ganas – afiche pequeño

Este afiche pequeño (8.5” x 11”) tiene dos lados, un lado muestra el ícono de MiPlato y al reverso tiene los alimentos de los cinco grupos de alimentos.

Resource | Nutrition Education

Dig In! Standards-Based Nutrition Education from the Ground Up

Explore a world of possibilities in the garden and on your plate using ten inquiry-based lessons that engage 5th and 6th graders in growing, harvesting, tasting, and learning about fruits and vegetables.

Resource | Nutrition Education

Dig In! At Home Parent Booklet

Explore a world of possibilities in the garden and on your plate using ten inquiry-based lessons that engage 5th and 6th graders in growing, harvesting, tasting, and learning about fruits and vegetables.

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Resource | Nutrition Education

Dig In! En Casa: Folleto para Padres

Explore un mundo de posibilidades en el huerto y en su plato con diez lecciones que involucran a los estudiantes de 5to y 6to grado en el cultivo, la cosecha, la degustación y el aprendizaje de frutas y vegetales.

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Resource | Fact Sheets

MyPlate Guide To School Lunch

This factsheet highlights how a variety of healthy foods from each MyPlate food group are included as part of a school lunch. Learn about ways to help children make healthy food and beverage choices at school.

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