Category: nutrition

March 6, 2016March 9, 2018
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2016 Blog – A shared experience: Tony and Lyndon

Food professional Tony Mulgrew: Being part of ISMD is to help emphasise the importance of school meals on an international stage with the importance of how children can benefit from having school meal. It gives schools the chance to show case the work they are doing in education of the quality of using fresh local...

March 9, 2015March 9, 2018
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2015 – Partnership for Child Development

2015 – Partnership for Child Development Creating tasty traditional school meals through Home Grown School Feeding Here are some startling facts for you: 368 million school meals are served up every school day and yet 60 million children go to school hungry every school day. At the same time over 44 million children are classed...

March 9, 2014March 9, 2018
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2014 – Watkins Mill High School, United States

2014 – Watkins Mill High School, United States IBCC ProSTART IN MARYLAND SKYPES WITH STUDENTS IN UNITED KINGDOM Background We have been discussing the school meals program for years at our school. We Skyped with Acklam Grange School in the United Kingdom and discussed the differences in our school lunch program and presented ideas we had to...

March 9, 2014March 9, 2018
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2014 – Vishaka B.M.V, Bandarawela, Sri Lanka

2014 – Vishaka B.M.V, Bandarawela, Sri Lanka A BRAND NEW TASTE Background The activity was done with slight differences in two classes. Grade 10 (15 year olds) and grade 6 ( 10 year olds) Grade 10 The activity was done after a vocabulary lesson using food labels, What we did / what we are doing Grade 10...

March 9, 2014March 9, 2018
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2014 – Swarnapali Balika National School, Sri Lanka

2014 – Swarnapali Balika National School, Sri Lanka Healthy eating: Too often these days people eat a diet high in fast foods which contain unnatural additives and do not have good nutritious values. I suggested we make our own home garden in the school to cultivate fresh vegetable and fruits.   What we did / what we are...

March 9, 2014March 9, 2018
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2014 – Ryan International School, India – Day 5

2014 – Ryan International School, India – Day 5 INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL MEALS DAY DAY 5 CELEBRATIONS Today the students of Class I made beautiful collages depicting healthy food and its importance for the body. They came up with the different ideas and also gave small speeches about the work done by them in class. Class II prepared...

March 9, 2014March 9, 2018
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2014 – Ryan International School, India

2014 – Ryan International School, India INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL MEALS DAY Background After going through the British Council website and email regarding International School Meals Day we decided to conduct some activities classwise related to the topic. What we did / what we are doing The activities we organised are running between the 1-4 March 2014 and...

March 9, 2014March 9, 2018
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2014 – Partnership for Child Development, Imperial College, London, UK

2014 – Partnership for Child Development, Imperial College, London, UK FIGHTING MALNUTRITION THE GHANA SCHOOL FEEDING PROGRAMME WAY Ghana School Feeding Programme (GSFP) was launched in 2005 to encourage children to go to school, reduce poverty and improve access to food. From a pilot of just 10 schools this extremely popular government programme has expanded to feed over...

March 9, 2014March 9, 2018
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2014 – Nower Hill High School, Pinner, UK

2014 – Nower Hill High School, Pinner, UK HEALTHY EATING LEAFLETS Background As a school, we are interested in this project as we would like to promote healthy lifestyles. What we did / what we are doing As mentioned in my previous post, a series of lessons on favourite foods and healthy eating habits was taught to...