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Joanne Robinett, Steal This Idea, Beavercreek City SchoolsJoAnne Robinett
Student Nutrition Supervisor
Beavercreek City Schools
Beavercreek, Ohio

We have a four-week cycle menu. To make it easy for students and parents to know what is for lunch, I color code the menu. The first week is red, the second is green, then blue and yellow. I put the colors on the school calendar, which is then printed on a magnet. Once the magnet goes on a student’s refrigerator, it stays there all year and they know what is for lunch each day.

 
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