Nutrition for School-Age Children

5 Years

Healthy eating for your child

Offer your child healthy foods for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks. More...

5½ Years

Make Healthy Food Choices

Children are healthier and learn better when they eat well. Sitting and eating together as a family can teach your child good eating habits and table manners. More...

6 Years

Healthy Eating Helps Children Learn

Children need a nutritious breakfast and lunch to have energy and learn well in school. Even if you're in a hurry, make sure your child eats something healthy in the morning, such as yogurt, fruit and granola, a tortilla filled with scrambled eggs, or refried beans and cheese. More...