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Title:Mighty MyPlate Activity Books for Ages 3-6
Alt. Title:Mighty MyPlate: Nutrition Activities for Kids
Pub. date: 2012
Includes: Coloring Book
Audience: Children, Elementary School , Preschool, Kindergarten
Language: English
Description:Fun, age appropriate activities that begin to explore some key concepts of USDA's MyPlate including:
- physical activity
- proportion
- gradual improvement
- variety
- moderation
- personalization
Funding Source: Learning ZoneXpress
Details
Developer: Learning ZoneXpress
Organization: Learning ZoneXpress
Phone: 888-455-7003
Mail: customercare@learningzonexpress.com
Length: 8 Pages
Assessment instrument Used? No
Use Restrictions: May not copy.
Reviewers Comments: Mighty My Plate is an 8 page coloring book that can be used to help teach children the importance of nutrition and physical activity. There are directions at the top of each page of the activity book for the different nutrition related activities. Activities include connecting the dots, coloring, matching, identifying food groups and physical activities. This tool provides an easy interactive way for children between 3 -6 years of age to learn about the food groups on MyPlate and importance of playing for physical activity. Although the Physical Activity Guidelines do not include specific physical activity recommendations for children between 2-5 years of age, the 2010 Dietary Guidelines recommend children between 2-5 years play actively throughout the day. SNAP-Ed educators may use this activity book as a take home assignment or incentive item at the end of a nutrition education session with parents and/or young children to help reinforce positive behaviors in a home environment.
Availability
Contact the Distributor:
    Distributor: Learning ZoneXpress
    Mail: PO Box 1022
Owatonna, MD 55060
    Phone: 507-455-9076
    Fax: 507-455-3380
    E-mail: customercare@learningzonexpress.com
    Ordering: order through website: http://www.learningzonexpress.com
    Order URL:Web Address
    Cost: 9.95 per set of 12
    Avail. in Qty: Yes
    Bulkrate:Please call 888-455-7003 for quantity discounts

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