Illinois Early Learning Project

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IEL Tip Sheet

Title: Eating Right = Healthy Children
Url: https://illinoisearlylearning.org/tipsheets/eating/
Languages: English
Spanish Version: Los niños que comen bien ¡gozan de buena salud!
https://illinoisearlylearning.org/es/tipsheets/eating-sp/
Polish Version: Właściwe jedzenie = Zdrowe Dzieci!
https://illinoisearlylearning.org/pl/tipsheets/eating-pol/
Arabic Version: تناول الطعام الصحي= أطفال أصحاء
https://illinoisearlylearning.org/ar/tipsheets/eating-ar/
Source of Publisher: Illinois Early Learning Project
Length of article: Short
Setting for which the article is intended: Family Child Care
Child Care Center
Preschool Program
Kindergarten
Intended Audience: Parents/Family
Teachers/Caregivers
Keywords: Health
Nutrition
Obesity
Age Levels:
(the age of the children to whom the article applies).
Preschoolers (Age 3 Through Age 5)
Learning Areas: PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT AND HEALTH
PARENTING AND FAMILY LIFE
Goals: 22. Understand principles of health promotion and the prevention and treatment of illness and injury.
Learning Standards: 22.A. Explain the basic principles of health promotion, illness prevention, treatment, and safety.
Benchmarks: 22.A.ECa. Identify simple practices that promote healthy living and prevent illness.