5210 Program: School and Teacher Resources
School-age children spend the bulk of their waking hours at school. The 5210 school curriculum is designed to build healthy habits by making the message simple and clear.
Below are links to documents and resources for schools and teachers about the 5210 program. These documents can be used with credit given to the Palo Alto Medical Foundation.
- 5210 Newsletter (English | en Español)
- Jump Rope Contest
- Sugar-Free Rewards & Birthday Celebrations
- Smart and Tasty Snacks
5210 Resources for Schools
The 5210 program also offers easily accessible resources for teaching about fruits and vegetables, screen time, physical activity, and no sugary drinks. These materials include resources teachers, handouts, national campaign resources, newsletter materials, and slides. Teachers, parents, school administrators, and nurses can use these resources to promote the principles of 5210 to students.
Last Reviewed September 2016
USDA 10 Tips Nutrition Education Series - The Ten Tips Nutrition Series from the USDA provide families and educators with easy-to-follow tip sheets. These are perfect for posting on a refrigerator. Over two dozen tip sheets — here are a few selected titles (all pdf files and links open to new window, get Acrobat Reader if you don't have it.):