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NETA Quarterly Newsletter Volume 13 Issue 3

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Issue Articles
Volume 13 Issue 3 | April - June 2013 (3,081KB)

Teacher Corner: Are Sugary Drinks Replacing Healthy Meals?

Movement and Physical Activities

Cool Beverages

Recipes

Professional Development Resources

Children’s Health and Wellness Books

Volume 13 Issue 2 | January - March 2013 (3,862KB)

The Gift of Spring

Teacher Corner

Movement and Physical Activities

Farm to School

Recipes Ideas From the Garden

Professional Development Resources

Children’s Health and Wellness Books

Volume 13 Issue 1 | October - December 2012 (4,241KB)

Improving the Health & Wellness of Young Children

Teacher Corner

Physical Activity Corner

Roots, Raw, Delight for Fall

Children's Health and Wellness Books

Professional Development Resources

Volume 12 Issue 4 | July - September 2012 (2,085KB)

Nutrition and Daily Active Physical Play

Why Care about Sugar?

Grow It and Eat It Fresh Campaign!

Indoor and Outdoor Physical Activities for Early Childhood

Recipe: Water Drinks

Professional Development Resources

NETA Recommends that you READ for Health and Wellness

Volume 12 issue 3 | April - June 2012 (2,280KB)

Farm Fresh Foods in Schools

How Much is Enough?

Grow It and Eat It Fresh Campaign!

Indoor and Outdoor Physical Activities for Early Childhood

Recipe

Professional Development Resources

NETA Recommends that you READ for Health and Wellness

Volume 12 Issue 2 | January - March 2012 (3,134KB)

Grow it and Eat it Fresh! Nutrition Campaign

Grow a Salad Garden

Recipe: Peas

Indoor and Outdoor Activities for Early Childhood

Professional Development Sources

NETA recommends to READ for Health and Wellness

Volume 12 Issue 1 | October - December 2011 (2,117KB)

Helping Children Listen to Their Hunger Cues

Grow It and Eat It Fresh Campaign!

Recipes

Indoor and Outdoor Physical Activity for Early Childhood Children

Professional Development Resources

NETA recommends to READ for Health and Wellness

Volume 11 Issue 4 | July - September 2011 (1,874KB)

Make MyPlate Your Plate

MyPlate and the 2012 Dietary Guidelines for Americans

Build a Healthy Plate/Recipes

Keeping Outdoor Activities Safe for Preschoolers

Volume 11 Issue 3 | April - June 2011 (2,485KB)

Children's Drink of Choice?

How Sweet It Is!

Cold Drinks

Recipes

Tips to Keep Children Active in the Summer

Volume 11 Issue 2 | January - March 2011 (1,691KB)

Diabesity - Reversing an Epidemic

Balancing Act to Prevent Diabetes

Good Eats from Around the World

Culture, Food, and Physical Activity

Volume 11 Issue 1 | October - December 2010 (2,979KB)

Good Health for African American Children

Salt Talk and Hypertension

Fresh Herbs from the Garden/Recipes

Recreational Activities that Work with Children

Volume 10 Issue 3 | April - June 2010 (1,384KB)

Building Healthy Schools and Communities for Our Children

Does Physical Activity Impact Learning?

Be Safe, Not Sorry!

Creating a Childcare Environment Conducive to Physical Activity

 

Volume 10 Issue 2 | January - March 2010 (1,264KB)

Preschool Physical Activity Guidelines

Garden-Based Nutrition Education with Kids

Plant a Salad Garden

Promoting Physical Activity in Preschoolers

Volume 10 Issue 1 | October - December 2009 (2,207KB)

Improving Young Children's Health and Wellness

Keeping a Healthful Childcare Environment

Food Feature: Cold Seasonal Drinks

Reducing Screen Time

 
Volume 9 Issue 4 | July - September 2009 (1,416KB)

Fruits and Vegetables in WIC Food Packages?

Health Benefits of the New WIC Food Packages

Food Feature: Vegetables, Fruits and Whole Grains

Early Childhood Age-Appropriate Physical Activity

Volume 9 Issue 3 | April - June 2009 (1,401KB)

Can Low-Income Families Afford Healthful Diets?

Why the Fuss About Omega Fatty Acids?

Herbs & Spices

Family Approach to Keeping Active and Health

Volume 9 Issue 2 | January - March 2009 (1,380KB)

Who is Influencing Young Children's Food Preferences?

The Health Effects of Food Marketing on Children

Food Ads! Capturing Children's Imagination

Keeping Children Active Through Recreational Activities

 

Volume 9 Issue 1 | October - December 2008 (1,304KB)

Is There Enough Food for Children at the Table? 

Food Insecurity - Obesity Paradox and its Impact on Alameda County

Mandarins

Winter Fun with Physical Activity

 

Volume 8 Issue 4 | July - September 2008 (617KB)

Diversifying the Traditional American Diet

The Power of Produce: Phytochemicals

Tomatoes

Movement & Learning: The Kinesthetic Way

 

Volume 8 Issue 3 | April - June 2008 (1,609KB)

The Gifts of the School Garden 

Cultivating Health Through Gardens

A Feast You Can Grow

Outdoor Fun in the Sun

 

Volume 8 Issue 2 | January - March 2008 (1,044KB)

Why Having Breakfast is Smart

What are the benefits of Eating Breakfast

Simple, Easy to Make Breakfast

Stretch for Kids - "Stretch and Reach for the Sky"

Volume 8 Issue 1 | October - December 2007 (1,172KB)

It's Your Classroom....Make it a Healthy One!

Snacking Smart

Creative Snacks with District Foods

Need a Break? Try an Exercise Snack

Volume 7 Issue 4 | July - September 2007 (1,258KB)

Keeping Healthy Recipes Safe

Damaging Diets?

A Squash for All Seasons

Easy Squash Recipes

Dance to Great Health

Volume 7 Issue 3 | April - June 2007 (1,622KB)

Think Before You Drink

Are You Satisfied?

Quench that Thirst with Juicy Fruits and Vegetables!

Drop That Soda

What's the Big Sweat About Dehydration?

Volume 7 Issue 2 | January - March 2007 (1,741KB)

Farm Fresh Foods in Schools

Growing a Healthy Food System

Keep Your Winder Garden Growing

Please Pass the Peas

Winter Family Fun

Volume 7 Issue 1 | October - December 2006 (3,123KB)

Child Feeding - What Should You Know

Research on the Role of Parenting

Give the Gift of Health

Staying Through the Holidays

Promoting Physical Activity This Holiday Season

Volume 6 Issue 4 | July - September 2006 (1,373KB)

Is There A Link Between Food Insecurity and Obesity?

What do the Experts Day About Eating Healthy: Exercise and Success in School?

Your Can't Beat the Beet!

A Raw Delight for Fall

Helping Children Grow Up Healthy and Strong

Tidbits - Are We Making Any Progress?

Volume 6 Issue 3 | April - June 2006 (430KB)

Hot Summer Picnics -A Safety Message

The Quest for Reaching Optimal Health Through Food

Growing and Climbing UP!

Summer Snack Recipes

Summer: Go Out and Let's Get Physical

Volume 6 Issue 2 | January - March 2006 (1,002KB)

Spring Into Health

Does Eating Healthier Cost More?

Cooperative Games for Pre-Schoolers

Farmers' Market News: Foods for Spring

Seasonal Recipe: Broccoli Rabe with Toasted Garlic

Taryn's Physical Activity Corner: Get Physical - Cooperative Games

Tidbits

Volume 6 Issue 1 | October - December 2005 (1,307KB)

Community Nutrition Education & Mobilization for Parents of Preschoolers

Benefits of Parent-Focused Early Childhood Nutrition Programs

Farmers' Market News: Eating Seasonal With Asian Greens

Pan Steamed Asian Greens

Taryn's Physical Activity Corner: Get Physical - Walk for your Heart

Tidbits

Volume 5 Issue 4 | July - September 2005 (1,088KB)

Have Fun and Be Fit - Outside and Under the Sun!

Smart Tips When Dining Out

Farmers Market News

Nutritious Seasonal Recipes

Physical Activity Corner

Gardening Storybooks

Nutrition Tidbits 

Volume 5 Issue 3 | April - June 2005 (830KB)

Creating Physically Active Communities

Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2005

Farmers' Market News

Nutritious Seasonal Recipes

Physical Activity Corner

Gardening Storybooks

Nutrition Tidbits

Volume 5 Issue 2 | January - March 2005 (846KB)

Vegetables...From Plain to Gourmet

Start Off the New Year with a BANG! Healthier Choices for Meetings, Conferences & Events

Farmers' Market News

Nutritious Seasonal Recipes

Physical Activity Corner

Gardening Storybooks

Nutritious Tidbits

Volume 5 Issue 1 | October - December 2004 (775KB)

Higher Heart Risks in Minority Women

A Recipe for Good Health: Making the Most of Family Mealtimes

Farmer's Market News

Physical Activity Corner

Garden Storybooks

Nutrition Tidbits

Volume 4 Issue 4 | July - September 2004 (898KB)

Breastfeeding and the Child Care Community - A Short Story with a Long History

Help Young Children Eat Healthier and Get Active!

Farmers' Market News

Nutritious Seasonal Recipes

Physical Activity Corner

Seasonal Gardening Tips

Nutrition Tidbits

Volume 4 Issue 3 | April - June 2004 (863KB)

What Are Children Eating?

Busy Preschool Teachers "Keeping Physically Active and Healthy"

Farmers' Market News

Physical Activity Corner

Seasonal Gardening Tips

Nutrition Tidbits

Volume 4 Issue 2 | January - March 2004 (832KB)

Developing A Healthy Relationship With Food Yields Positive Self-Esteem in Children

March is National Nutrition Month

Farmers' Market News

Nutritious Seasonal Recipes

Physical Activity Corner

Seasonal Gardening Tips

Nutrition Tidbits

Volume 4 Issue 1 | October - December 2003 (760KB)

The Basics of Diabetes

The Food Stamp Program: First Line of Defense Against Hunger in California

Farmer's Market News

Physical Activity Corner

Seasonal Gardening Tips

Nutrition Tidbits

Volume 3 Issue 4 | July - September 2003 (1,047KB)

How Are WE at Walking the Talk?

GOT CalcYUM?

Seven Super Steps for Safe Food Int he Summertime

Nutritious Seasonal Recipes

Community Events

Children's Storybooks

Websites

Volume 3 Issue 3 | April - June 2003 (846KB)

The Scoop on Veggie Diets

Child Feeding Practices

Seasonal Healthy Foods

Nutritious Seasonal Recipes

Community Events

Children's Storybooks

Websites

Volume 3 Issue 2 | January - March 2003 (1,106KB)

The Body Needs Fiber

Developmentally Age-Appropriate Activities For Preschoolers

Seasonal Healthy Foods

Nutritious Seasonal Recipes

Community Events

Children's Storybooks

Websites

Volume 3 Issue 1 | October-December 2002 (908KB)

Is Bigger Always Better?

Have a Healthy Holiday Season!

Food Safety During This Holiday Season

Nutritious Seasonal Recipes

Community Events

Children's Storybooks

Websites

Volume 2 Issue 4 | July - September 2002 (726KB)

SOFT DRINKS: What's all the fuss about?

Celebrating September with 5 A Day

Seasonal Healthy Foods

Nutritious Seasonal Recipes

Community Events

Children's Storybooks

Websites

Volume 2 Issue 3 | April - June 2002 (793KB)

Why Build a School Garden with Your Preschoolers?

Colors of Fruits and Vegetables - Rainbow of Nutrients

Seasonal Healthy Foods

Nutritious Seasonal Recipes

Community Events

Children's Storybooks

Websites

Volume 2 Issue 2 | January - March 2002 (673KB)

Spring into Health!

Phytochemicals in Fruits, Vegetables and Nuts - Why Are They Important?

NETA Update

Seasonal Healthy Foods

Nutritious Seasonal Recipes

Community Events

Children's Storybooks

Websites

Volume 2 Issue 1 | October - December 2001 (532KB)

Eating Healthy

Food and Nutrition Assistance Programs

Food Stamp Credit Cards?

Fruit & Vegetable Research

Healthy Seasonal Foods

Nutritious Summer Recipes

Community Events

Children's Storybooks

Websites

Volume 1 Issue 3 | July - September 2001 (579KB)

Iron-Deficiency Anemia

From the Farm

Colorful Foods for Health

Quick & Nutritious Recipes

Community Events

Children's Storybooks

Websites

Volume 1 Issue 2 | April - June 2001 (967KB)

Keeping Kids Cool

Healthy Eating for Kids: How Adults can Help...

Food Safety at the BBQ

Nutritious Summer Recipes

Community Events

Children's Storybooks

Websites

Volume 1 Issue 1 | January - March 2001 (560KB)

Welcome

Childhood Obesity

Early Spring Tips for Young Gardeners

Finger Food Safety

Quick & Nutritious Recipes

Community Events

Children's Storybooks

Websites

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