According to Lin, Guthrie and Frazao (1999) "Children are consuming more of their caloric intake away from home".
CES Nutrition Pilot
To ascertain if the CES Nutrition Pilot is addressing food security and helping kids to learn and use the Alberta Nutrition Guidelines, please complete the following survey by March 7.
Choosing healthy foods can be confusing for children at the best of times. By educating students about the Alberta Nutritional Guidelines Canada Food Guide and by offering students healthy alternatives at school, students have an increased chance of consuming healthier options. With the support of the Cardston Kinsmen,University of Alberta: Healthy Schools Healthy Future project, and the Wellness Fund, Cardston Elementary is proud to host Fruit Fridays, Tasting Tuesdays, lunch time smoothie sales and healthier hot lunches. Please click on the photo to learn more.