1. FDA Kid’s
Tailored for kids ages 9-12, this is a kid-friendly site where they can
learn about nutrition as they play games, take quizzes…they can
even be a virtual food inspector! There is even a link for teens with
information about tobacco, drugs, tattoos, and birth control.
There is also a parents’ corner link with information about pregnancy
and birth, infant care, childhood diseases/vaccines, and general health
2. Nutrition Café
Kids can be a nutrition sleuth, build their own menus at Have-a-Bite Café
while learning about the nutritional content of their food choices, and
learn about the food groups with the interactive food guide pyramid.
3. Milk: Where’s
Kids can read fact pages, take a Milk Body Tour, and play games to learn
about the nutritional benefits of milk.
4. Kids Health
This site offers a fun way to learn about “Dealing with Feelings,”
growing up, and kids’ health problems. Even fun, healthy recipes
are posted at this informative website.
Designed with kids ages 9-12 in mind, this website offers interactive
pages to learn about body and nutrition. It includes kid-friendly recipes
6. Dole 5 A Day
This website features monthly activity sheets and a kid’s cookbook.
There is also a teacher’s page, which includes classroom resources
and even a scope and sequence chart. There are also links for school food
service personnel and parents.
7. HHS Pages for Kids
The US Department of Health and Human Services has developed a page just
for kids! It includes links for educators, parents, and teens. A specific
link for kids takes them to NIEHS Kids’ Pages with games, stories,
coloring books, has jokes and songs related to health and nutrition.
8. The Healthy Refrigerator
This website focuses on heart health and offers a Just For Kids section
with games, quizzes, and recipes to educate kids on keeping their heart
in tip-top health!
9. Kids and Nutrition
North Dakota State University offers links for kids, teens, parents, and
teachers. Specifically, the kids’ site has a food guide pyramid
game, and coloring and activity worksheets, and teachers are offered resources,
food safety teaching materials, and general nutrition information, including
10. Nutrition Explorations
There are activities, recipes, and contests for kids to engage in as they
learn about good nutrition.