The Food Trust's Online Learning Hub
A weekly one-stop shop for teachers, caregivers, families and individuals looking to eat healthy and get active!
Our team of nutrition educators are proud to share their nutrition education lessons! Every two weeks, join us for new seasonal recipes and fun interactive lessons. There's something for everyone; from school-age to adults, you'll be introduced to topics such as building healthy meals, having fun with exercise and going green with gardening. We hope you try something new!
Monthly Lessons for Grades 1-6
This month, watch Ms. Jacquie, Ms. Juliana and Mr. Paul talk all about the 5 food groups on MyPlate!
Just Say Yes to Beans
In this week's Just Say Yes video, Eddie talks abolut the benefits of beans and how to include more into your meals. The featured recipe, Pumpkin Poblano Chili, includes a popular fall vegetable, pumpkin, that is packed with nutritients and can be found at your nearby farmers market or farm stand.
Fill out the quick survey at the end of the videos and mentioned you participated in our lesson to earn $4 in additional Food Bucks (Philly) or Berks Farm Bucks (Reading) to use at your next visit (participating farmers markets or farm stands only).
Check out this week's featured recipe: Pumpkin Poblano Chili.
MYPLATE KID'S PLACE
Check out this awesome resource from USDA's MyPlate program. You can find fun videos, songs, worksheets, recipes, and games to engage kids in nutrition education.
This material was funded by USDA's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) through the PA Department of Human Services (DHS). This institution is an equal opportunity provider.