Keeping Classroom Celebrations Healthy

Remember how much fun it was to treat your friends at school to a special snack on your birthday?  These days, it can be challenging to come up with kid-friendly, allergy-aware, healthy snacks to send in for celebrations at school.  Many schools require that snacks fit into specific guidelines, so before sending in cupcakes to celebrate a birthday, check with your school to see what requirements they might have.

PBS Parents has a list of snack ideas that are healthy and fun.  Check it out here!

My favorite are "Cat's Hats" skewers, made with strawberry and banana slices- they look like the hat worn by a certain PBS Kids cat...  Healthy, delicious, and adorable!

 

 

 

 

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.