Child Care Mealtime Assessment (PDF | 92.0 KB)

Minnesota Department of Education

The Child Care Mealtime Assessment is a tool for evaluating the meal environment in a child care center. To complete the assessment, centers examine the serving and dining spaces where children eat meals and indicate whether each statement is true by checking the corresponding box. Unchecked boxes are areas to consider for future implementation to improve the meal environment.

Girl with vegetables Now We’re Cooking! A Collection of Simple Scratch Recipes Served in Minnesota Schools (PDF | 701 KB)

University of Minnesota Extension.

This cookbook features 50 simple 'from scratch' recipes from The Great Trays Partnership.

Nudging Your Students

Minnesota Department of Health.

Two page handout of quick tips for "nudging" students toward healthy options.