With all of the activities that are taking place at school, there is no doubt your child’s appetites will increase. Sending snacks to school with your child is a great idea but make sure they have nutritional value.
Here are some healthy snack ideas:
· Cut up fresh fruit (apples, oranges, grapes, etc.)
· Fruit cups
· Dried fruit
· Carrot sticks
· Celery sticks with peanut butter
· Low fat granola bars
· Small cereal boxes
· Cheese (string, cubed, etc.)
· Yogurt with a spoon or Gogurt
· Trail Mix
Be sure to package snacks properly to avoid any undue messes. Healthy Snacks fuel successful learning!
-Olmsted County Public Health-