Healthy Foods on a Budget

Making the right food choices for your family can sometimes seem overwhelming and expensive.  Watching for sales, clipping coupons, going to different stores for different items... These options all require time that many busy families just don't have.  PBS Parents has some great tips for buying healthy foods while sticking to a budget.  Even small changes can make a big difference in your grocery bill. Click here to read the article.

Older kids can be active participants in creating a budget- Learning this vital skill early will help them throughout their lives!  A great sample exercise is available here, through PBS Kids' "It's My Life" project.

What is the
Learning Triangle? 

Use this simple three-step process at home or in an educational setting.

View: TV

Use the magic of Wisconsin PBS Kids to spark your child's sense of curiosity and love of learning.

Do: Activities

Transform educational ideas into concrete, hands-on experiences for children.

Read: Books

Make connections between what you view and what you read.
 

Resources

We recommend the following resources for more information.