Lessons and Resources

SNAP-Ed provides a wide variety of nutrition curricula and resource materials to support nutrition education programming. This section of the toolkit includes:

  • SNAP-Ed developed curricula.  SNAP-Ed has a wide variety curricula available for use in the classroom setting or with after school programming.
  • Eat Smart Newsletters.  Eat Smart newsletters are a great way to connect parents with nutrition education that is taking place in the classroom.  Use these newsletters to reinforce your nutrition lessons in the classroom.
  • School Spotlight.  See how other schools are making positive changes at their school.
  • Wellness Policies.  Learn about a school wellness policy and how to ensure that your school’s wellness policy includes guidelines on on healthy foods and physical activity.
  • Teachers as Role Models.  Teachers can be positive role models for nutrition and physical inside their classroom.
  • Summer Meals. Summer meals play an important role in ensuring students do not go hungry when school is not in session.