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Online Nutrition Education

Serving Up MyPlate - Online

The CalFresh Healthy Living-UC program in the Central Sierra is currently offering the USDA nutrition education curriculum Serving Up MyPlate online to qualified school sites. This curriculum offers three sections for students in Grades 1-6. When delivered online, each section includes:

  • A pre-recorded video lesson
  • A worksheet to complete at home
  • A healthy recipe idea to make at home
  • A live virtual class lesson taught by a Nutrition Educator

Teachers interested in partnering with our program to offer this free education are invited to contact our Program Coordinator to determine if your class is eligible: cmpadilla@ucanr.edu.

Level 1 (Grades 1 & 2)

First Course: Fun with Food Groups

Second Course: Eat Smart to Play Hard

Third Course: "Sometimes" Foods and "Switcheroos"

Level 2 (Grades 3 & 4)

First Course: We Are What We Eat

Second Course: You Be the Chef

Third Course: The Science of "Sometimes" Foods

Level 3 (Grades 5 & 6)

First Course: MyPlate, MySelf

Second Course: Know Your Nutrients

Third Course: Decisions, Decisions!