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Nutrition Resources for Teachers and Students

Nutrition Central


Icon of the food pyramid This site was designed for K-6 teachers and students. It offers recipes and children's literature with reviews on all the food groups, physical activity, food safety, and much more. Included are pages just for kids and teachers.


I've Been Working in the Kitchen


Image of children learning to cut apples.This digital presentation was adapted from the slides and script created in the late 1980's for the Virginia Cooperative Extension. It was intended to spark interest in teaching preschool children basic kitchen skills. The 90+ images portray preschoolers "learning by doing" by building on their basic skill set. This is part of the Hertzler collection MS2001-004.
I've Been Working in the Kitchen PDF (5.4 MB)
I've Been Working in the Kitchen Powerpoint Show (6.8 MB)
I've Been Working in the Kitchen Script (12.6 K)


The Food Curriculum


Title slide of The Food CurriculumThis digital presentation was adapted from the slides and script created in the late 1980's for the Virginia Cooperative Extension. It was intended to spark interest in teaching preschool children basic kitchen skills. The 130+ images portray preschoolers "learning by doing" by building on their basic skill set. This is part of the Hertzler collection MS2001-004.
The Food Curriculum PDF (5.3 MB)
The Food Curriculum Powerpoint Show (12.3 MB)
The Food Curriculum Script (19.6 K)


Virginia Cooperative Extension Publications


To view more related Virginia Cooperative Extension publications authored by Ann Hertzler, please visit this link.

images from DLA resources

Food! / [photography by John E. Barrett ; illustrations by Mary Beth Nelson].