ERIC Number: EJ564365
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
The Importance of Appropriate Nutrition and Nutrition Education.
Fuhr, Janet E.; Barclay, Kathy H.
Young Children, v53 n1 p74-80 Jan 1998
Discusses how nutrition education may be implemented in early childhood classrooms. Describes the incidence of malnutrition and obesity, and topics covered--the food pyramid, vegetable growth, and nutritional needs--through several integrated nutrition units including: (1) the bread basket; (2) potatoes; (3) vegetable soup; (4) fruit basket; (5) protein sources; and (6) milk. (KB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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