Contact Us FAQ Fran├žais
Home / Feed Me! Kids and Nutrition

Feed Me! Kids and Nutrition

Maple Leaf This item is only available for Canadian orders.

Catalogue Number:  200194
ISBN Number:  1-55740-828-9
Producer:  Learning Seed
Subject:  Health and Medicine
Language:  English
Grade Level:  9 - 12, Post Secondary
Country Of Origin:  United States
Copyright Year:  2007
Running Time:  26
Closed Captions:  Yes

Request Preview Access

Obesity, diabetes, and other ailments caused by poor nutrition, inadequate (or non-existent!) exercise habits, and just plain too much food are rising alarmingly in America. Between the ages of two and eight, a typical kid will eat thousands of meals, many at fast-food restaurants, and watch many more thousands of commercials that portray a number of foodstuffs high in sugar and fat as cool, exciting, and downright irresistible. It's small wonder that one child in five is overweight, and that health problems like elevated cholesterol, high blood pressure and Type 2 Diabetes are increasing in kids.

In such an atmosphere, it's imperative that teachers, schools and parents help their young ones learn how to eat healthily. In Feed Me!, we take a look at the MyPyramid for Kids and show how it can be used to help children make the right dietary choices.


  • How to handle finicky eaters.
  • How to get kids to eat those vegetables.
  • How to make dairy a low-fat option.
  • How proteins can be gained through nuts and seeds.
  • What a proper serving size really is.
  • What sort of snacks finish off a well-rounded diet.
  • The four guidelines for selecting fruit drinks.
  • How to pick the best breakfast cereals.
  • The seven common "feeding tactics" to avoid.
  • The link between TV and obesity.
  • How to build healthy eating habits that will last a lifetime.

Related Titles

Happy Mealtimes and Healthy Kids

Learning ZoneXpress 430142

Comprehensive video for parents and caregivers, narrated by Katja Rowell, MD, family doctor and...

Nutrition For Infants and Children

Films Media Group 700612

The saying "You are what you eat" is oh-so-true, especially for little ones. This video explains...

Just Add SPICE: Parenting for Happy, Healthy Kids 3-6

PBS Video 041233

NIH-funded program, Just add SPICE: a recipe for happy, healthy kids 3-6. This learning resource of...

Eating Well with Canada's Food Guide

McIntyre Media Inc. MCI008

This Canadian production gives you information about what each of the arcs in the rainbow...

Browse Our Collection By Subject

View All Subjects