Eat Your Dots

FoodService Director - Steal this idea - Karla HoltKarla Holt
Foodservice Director
Vineland Public Schools
Vineland, N.J.

We opened a new elementary school that was self-service. Those students had never had  self-service so we developed the Eat Your Dots program to help them identify well-balanced meals. Each food component has a colored dot. For example, vegetables are green and milk is blue. Three dots equals a meal that meets child nutrition requirements.

 
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