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Indiana State Developed Materials



A Circle of Excellence - Showcasing Best Practices in Nutrition Education: Foodservice, FCCLA and FACS (2016)

Indiana Department of Education. Team Nutrition.

Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) Teachers, Food Service Departments, and students in Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) use SLP to promote healthy eating and teach nutrition throughout the school.


Charleston High School (CHS) Iron Chef Challenge (2016)

Indiana Department of Education. Team Nutrition.

Two teams from Greater Clark County Schools went head to head, students versus chefs, for the title of CHS Iron Chef and to have their menu featured on the May lunch menu. Family and Consumer Sciences students and School Food Service Staff created standardized recipes, followed the USDA dietary guidelines, and USDA meal pattern requirements in this challenge. Smarter Lunchroom principles were followed to make sure meals were appealing and appetizing to students. See who won in this fantastic showdown!


Team Nutrition Grant Webinar (2016)

Indiana Department of Education. Team Nutrition.

View this webinar on the Team Nutrition Grant process involving the Family and Consumer Science (FACS) and the Food Service Director (FSD) Partnership.


Team Nutrition Grant - Young Children (2016)

Indiana Department of Education. Team Nutrition.

View this webinar on the Team Nutrition Grant process involving the Family and Consumer Science (FACS) and the Food Service Director (FSD) Partnership for best practices with young children.


Sizzling School Lunches: Indiana Cooks with Chef Cyndie (2013) (PDF | 11.2 MB)

Indiana Department of Education. Office of School and Community Nutrition.

A collection of recipes, each focused on a fruit or vegetable.


Reduce Sodium in School Meals Reduce Sodium in School Meals (2011) (PDF | 412 KB)

Indiana Department of Education.

This two-page handout provides suggestions for limiting high-sodium foods, tips for modifying recipes that use high-sodium ingredients, and a chart of common seasonings to use in place of salt.


Hoosier Champions: School Nutrition and Activity Success Stories (2009) (PDF | 2.21 MB)

Indiana Department of Education.

Collection of nutrition activities and success stories from schools that implemented GameOn! The Ultimate Wellness Challenge.