Tips for Teachers on Promoting Heathy Eating and Physical Activity in the Classroom

If you need some quick tips on how to make a classroom or other group setting a healthy environment, this is the resource for you! You can find ideas on how to make celebrations healthier, encourage physical activity and several other health promotion tips.

At a lively Cooking Matters for Parents class series at an elementary school in Rochester, parents enjoyed learning new recipes, nutrition information, and even exercises! One participant said that “This class has changed the way I plan my shopping for my family and the way that I cook. My kids have been more involved in making dinners and they are willing to try way more things!”

Margaret Liljedahl

Monroe County