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101 Tips – School & Home

101 Tips for making your move in School or at Home. Provided by the National Dairy Council, use these fun, creative ways to start your students thinking about ways to stay active and fuel up!

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101 Tips – Physical Education

101 Tips for teaching Nutrition concepts in Physical Education. Provided by the National Dairy Council. As a physical education professional, you know that making healthy food choices and getting plenty of physical activity go hand in hand. These tips to help physical education teachers integrate nutrition concepts into their teaching routines. The tips that follow were suggested by Fuel Up to Play 60 supporters from around the country.

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Chocolate Milk: Nature’s Sports Drink Poster

Chocolate Milk is a natural, nutrient-rich beverage and a great choice for all students. Use this poster to encourage your students to power up with Chocolate Milk: Nature’s Sports Drink.

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Dairy Protein Power Handout

Learn more about the nutritional benefit and bargain of dairy’s high quality protein with this engaging handout.

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Eat Right – Power Up with Breakfast

Food, Nutrition and Health Tips from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Breakfast gives you energy to start the day. A healthy breakfast is important for everyone. Get the morning nutrition you need with these quick breakfast ideas. Material provided courtesy of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

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Food Models

These are a must have for teachers at any grade level! The life-size, sturdy cardboard photographs of 200 commonly eaten foods include the food’s nutrition label on the back. They are ideal for any nutrition lessons and compliment the 2015 Dietary Guidelines and USDA’s MyPlate food guidance system. Available to Michigan residents only. For ordering information please call United Dairy Industry of Michigan, 1-800-241-6455 (MILK).

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Fuel Up for Brain Power Handout

Breakfast is shown to make a difference in how kids learn and behave in school. Many studies have been completed that support the link. Despite all of the benefits, it is still common for kids to skip breakfast. Learn more about Fueling Up for Brain Power with this informative handout!

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Fuel Up for Health Handout

Breakfast is a healthy start to a day for everyone. It is especially important for children. Research shows that not only does school breakfast make a difference for health but learning too. Learn more about Fueling Up for Health with this informative handout!

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Milk From Farm to Table Poster

The Milk: From Farm to Table poster, featuring mascot of the Detroit Lions Roary, follows the journey of milk from farm to your kitchen table. The poster makes a perfect compliment to our Activity Book. **Limit 5 per order**

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MyPlate Adult Handout

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MyPlat Adult Poster

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Rethink Your Drink

For Nutrition, other beverages don’t even come close. This handout compares the nutritional value of milk to other beverages along with a breakdown of the 9 essential nutrients and how they help you grow healthy and strong.

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What is Normal? Poster

What is Normal? Teen Body Image, Nutrition and Physical Activity. For Educators, Nurses, Dietitians, Coaches, Counselors, Therapists, Community clubs, and others who work with teens and pre-teens. Poster courtesy of Oregon Dairy Council.

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The Great Michigan Milk Drive

Help students fight hunger by taking part in The Great Michigan Milk Drive Fundraiser. Students learn about the problem of hunger in America and in their own community, and organize to bring fresh, wholesome milk to local foodbanks. Click here for additional information and resources.

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