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2023 NCNC Single Line 37th Left White with Drop Shadow

April 10-14, 2023

San Diego, California

CACFP · Afterschool Meals · Summer Food

Research & Resources Track | CEU Specialty 1

Storytelling to Promote Healthy Eating Habits

How can storytelling foster healthy eating for children? Early care settings are one of the best places to help children build a healthy living foundation. Explore a series of storytelling techniques designed to encourage children to eat healthier to prevent childhood obesity. Learn how to use a wide variety of literature along with felts, puppets, props and other techniques to inspire children to eat healthy.

  1. Understand the significance of obesity in the United States.
  2. Use storytelling to teach healthy eating.
  3. Learn the importance nutritious foods in early care settings.

Presented by

Lenika Flores Web

Lenika Flores, SNS

Quality Support Manager, YMCA

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