(psst! Kids really do like foods that are green!!!)
Healthy Rootsis a food literacy program for Sonoma County elementary school students and families that links what is grown in school gardens with delicious food. We empower the next generation of healthy eaters!
We offer program development mentorship, direct instruction packages , and a variety of workshops to educators, administrators and families. Contact us to learn more: firstname.lastname@example.org
Food literacy: the positive relationship built through social, cultural, and environmental experiences with food, enabling people to make decisions that support health.
We make healthy eating fun and accessible!
Healthy Roots participants:
Grow their own foods in their school gardens
Get hands-on experience preparing and eating fresh, whole foods
Gain better access to locally grown crops
Learn about food systems
Engage in cross-curricular Common Core project-based lessons
And mostly: internalize the wild concept that we all can enjoy healthy food
School Districts can support their freshly updated Wellness Policy:
Hire us to lead a family nutrition and access workshop on your site
Attend our educator professional development workshops
Seek our consultation for a myriad of services tailored to individual district or school needs
Ask us how we can support your community's wellness: email@example.com “Healthy Roots lessons provided learners with a comprehensible knowledge base about healthy levels of nutrients and the skills needed for them to begin to make healthier choices for themselves and their families.” Kate McGerity, El Camino High School
To learn more about ways you can support the School Garden Network of Sonoma County, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.