These two DVDs discuss the USDA’s new MyPlate dietary recommendations. MyPlate Dietary Guidelines for Elementary Students is suitable for grades 1-6, while MyPlate Dietary Guidelines: Create a Great Plate is targeted at grade 6-adults.
SPECIAL: Order both DVDs for $125.95, or purchase separately (see the Product Options box above).
MyPlate Dietary Guidelines for Elementary Students
Two students learn how some of their favorite meals can be made more nutritious and delicious by using the new MyPlate guidelines. They apply the guidelines to:
- Favorite foods such as pizza and tacos
- Breakfast foods
- Fun snacks
The kitchen how-to segments are interspersed with interviews of real students eating and talking about some of their favorite nutritious foods. Closed-captioned. Viewing time: 23 minutes. 2012. $49.95.
MyPlate Dietary Guidelines: Create a Great Plate
When was the last time you ate off a pyramid? This video is based on the USDA’s new MyPlate campaign. Teens and adults learn what healthy eating looks like, and tells them how to:
- Make at least half your grains whole
- Vary your veggies
- Focus on fruits
- Get your calcium-rich foods
- Go lean with protein
Closed-captioned. Viewing time: 20 minutes. 2012. $79.95.