Limit portion sizes. The key is eating them only once in a while and balancing them with healthier foods and more physical activity. You can enjoy your favorite foods, even if they are high in calories, fat or added sugars. You can teach them about different foods and how to read food labels. "Also, the mere act of reading food labels can be daunting with so much info packed onto a small package." Healthy food is also needed for the functioning of our system. All the nutrients derived from healthy food trigger body cells and brain cells to actively run and perform their task. Pre-K through 2nd Grade Keep plenty of fruit, vegetables, and healthy beverages (water, milk, pure fruit juice) on hand so kids avoid unhealthy snacks like soda, chips, and cookies. The more practice you get reading food labels, the better you can become in using them as a tool to plan your healthy, balanced diet. To help you decode the new label, each section is explained in the example. Healthy food refers to food that contains the right amount of nutrients to keep our body fit. On each page, students tell whether or not the snack shown is a healthy choice. Nutrition - Everyone eats food. Many of the foods you eat, such as pizzas, casseroles, pasta dishes and sandwiches, are a combination of the food shelves. Healthy eating is all about choosing the right amounts from each shelf. Some people eat lots of fruit and vegetables, others may eat more or less meat, and some people may eat healthy, but others do not. Healthy food improves the immune system, preventing you from falling sick easily. Nowadays, kids need to eat healthy food more than ever. A strong immunity fights against all disease bearing bacteria and viruses. Read Healthy Food … Some general tips for comfort foods: Eat them less often. Color, cut, assemble, and read this miniature book about healthy and unhealthy foods. Make healthy snacks available. All of it is related to nutrition. ... 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