The benefits of a well-organized preschool 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.
Clock Hours: 2
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