Exploring the Food Groups — Newsletter for Fifth Grade Curriculum Lesson 10: Body Image

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Healthy Body ImageCandance Gabel
FNEP State Coordinator

This newsletter corresponds with Lesson 10 of the Show Me Nutrition Fifth Grade curriculum. Many young people are concerned about their appearance. This newsletter provides tips on feeling good about oneself and how parents and other caregivers can encourage youths to have a healthy body image by staying active and reducing screen time.

Publications numbers for fifth grade newsletters are: N180 (Lesson 1), N181 (Lesson 2), N182 (Lesson 3), N183 (Lesson 4), N184 (Lesson 5), N185 (Lesson 6), N186 (Lesson 7), N187 (Lesson 8), N188 (Lesson 9), N189 (Lesson 10), and N190 (Lesson 11)


  • Body image
  • Physical activity
  • MyActivity Pyramid
  • Screen time
  • Nutrition
  • Activity box
  • Indoor activities


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