National School Breakfast Week Resources

Next Monday, March 4th through Friday, March 8th is National School Breakfast Week (NSBW)! NSBW began in 1989 to raise awareness about the School Breakfast Program offered in many schools.download

We know you are cooking up lots of yummy breakfast items for students in your cafeterias. Head on over to schoolnutrition.org to check out the great resources that the School Nutrition Association (SNA) offers to make this year’s NSBW the best one ever! A few of our favorites include:

Sample Breakfast Menus has inspiration for fun ways to highlight the healthy breakfasts you serve. Add OrganWise Guys clip art from your Foods of the Month Kit to really make your menus stand out next week!

Breakfast Writing Contest have your school participate in the national breakfast writing competition by encouraging students to compose a creativing writing essay in response to the questions listed on the website.

Activity Sheets and Brochures sharing the message of eating a healthy breakfast with families is so important! Print these files for your students so they can take them home and share the importance of eating a good breakfast.

SNA Toolkit this 10 page pdf is a great way to get started with NSBW. It offers background on why we celebrate the week, as well as fun ideas for celebrations at your school, menuing tips, and more!

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