Want to know more about food, health and wellness? Check out these fun games, fact sheets and infographics for you and your family!
Fun Food Facts
Serve new foods with a side of silly, mix in a little math, or add a bit of agriculture to nudge students to try them. Schools can use fun facts in many ways. Invent your own uses or start with our favorites.
USDA Food Fact Sheets
Search here to find product information sheets for USDA Foods available to households through the Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR), the Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP), and The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP). Staff who operate USDA Foods programs and participants often use this information to help prepare healthy meals. Each fact sheet includes a description of the USDA Foods product, storage tips, nutrition facts, and two recipes that use the product.
Youth Spanish Resources
Enseñe a sus niños a comer a la manera de MiPlato y estar físicamente activo. ¡Usted es la influencia más importante para sus hijos!
Tips for Picky Eaters
Picky eating is temporary. If you don’t make it a big deal, it will usually end before school age. Try the following tips to help you deal with your child’s picky eating behavior in a positive way. Check the ones that work for you and your child.
Better Beverage Choices!
A healthy eating style includes all foods and beverages. Many beverages contain added sugars and offer little or no nutrients, while others may provide nutrients but too many calories from saturated fat. Here are 10 easy tips to help you make better beverage choices!
Eat Right–Live Well! Supermarket Intervention Impact on Sales of Healthy Foods in a Low-Income Neighborhood
Study exploring supermarket intervention promoting healthier alternatives to commonly purchased foods.
Preschoolers can help make meals!
Are you challenged making meals when you're also caring for a preschooler? Let your little one help you--this handout will show you how!
Grow a Family Garden!
Growing vegetables or herbs teaches children that plants, like people, need food and water to grow and stay healthy! Gardening offers family fun. In a garden, you can be active, relax, and spend time together.
Eat Right When Money's Tight
Read on for tips on how to stretch your food dollars by planning ahead, budgeting, making smart food choices, and preparing low-cost recipes.
Fruit and Vegetable Seasonality Chart
This chart is a great resource to learn which fruits and vegetables are in season each month. This can help you save money when purchasing and result in more delicious and nutritious choices.
National Nutrition Month
National Nutrition Month® is a nutrition education and information campaign created annually in March by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign focuses attention on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits. On this site there's games, tip-sheets and information for the whole family!