Introduction to The Early Childhood Academy:
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Class Description: The benefits of a well-organized mealtime routine range from providing children with nutritious meals to helping them achieve a lifelong appreciation for healthy foods. Additionally, children take ownership of their food when they are allowed to assist with preparation and presentation. A variety of mealtime tips and tricks will ensure a nutritious, educational, and fun eating experience.
CDA Competency: II. To advance physical and intellectual competence.
As a result of this class, participants will be able to:
- Identify the components of MyPlate and food groups
- Categorize preparation safety and sanitation guidelines
- Distinguish appropriate actions when managing mealtime with preschoolers
- Recognize ways to educate parents about nutrition
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Course created June 2018/Updated July 2020/Updated July 2022