From washing hands to reading a food thermometer, teach kids simple steps to reduce their risk of food poisoning with fun, educational activities and games for the classroom or at home.
Tips to teach kids about food safety.
The best way to teach kids about eating right is to actually get them into the kitchen to prepare healthy meals together.
GAME: Crossword - Teach your children important food safety terms by solving the Food Safety Crossword Puzzle. Easy and hard versions available.
Breast-feeding has major benefits for mother and baby, but only if it is kept safe and pure.
Babies and toddlers are at especially high risk for food poisoning and once they become infected, young children can have a hard time getting well, but food poisoning can be avoided with a few simple steps.
Keep food safety in mind even with busy after-school schedules.
Since young children and infants are at an increased risk for food poisoning, learning the basics of baby bottle safety is important to keeping your infant protected.
Teach the little cooks of the kitchen the ABC's of food safety during the holidays.
GAME: Word Scramble - Teach kids about food safety with this fun word scramble.
GAME: Word Search - Teach your children important food safety terms by seeing how many they can find in the Home Food Safety Word Search.
Food Thermometer Worksheet: Help your children learn what is the safe temperature for certain dishes to avoid food poisoning that can make you sick.
Microwave Cooking with Kids: A child can use a microwave when he or she is old enough to read, just make sure they are doing so safely with these tips.
Cookie Rookie Pledge: Love to eat cookie dough? Take the Cookie Rookie Pledge and promise to avoid eating raw dough.
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