Show Me Nutrition
Show Me Nutrition (SMN) is a six-week program for youth from Pre-K through eighth grade. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in age appropriate, interactive, hands-on activities that promote good eating habits, positive body image, physical activity and food safety. Through each interesting and fun nutrition class, students will gain the skills necessary to make healthy lifestyle choices. This six series program covers eight different lessons throughout the school year, and is taught in your schools classroom.
SMN is taught at schools where at least 50 percent of students are eligible for the National School Lunch Program. If you are interested in SMN at your school, contact your local MSU Extension office.
Ask an Expert
Have a nutrition question? Ask nutrition experts from MSU Extension and around the country.
November 16, 2015 | Beth Stuever | Michigan residents can help determine where Extension faculty and staff members should place their emphasis.
March 30, 2015 | Sarah Sleziak Johnson | Encourage physical activity with an Easter egg hunt.
March 20, 2015 | Courtney Latimer | Learn ways to make healthy steps in your life during the month of March.
February 25, 2015 | Eileen Haraminac | National Nutrition Month is a great time to think about the foods that build a strong healthy body, especially strong bones.
January 10, 2015 | Laura Anderson | Eating healthy doesn’t mean you have to go hungry.