Our team of Registered Dietitians specializes in nutrition education and has expertise in and unique insights into, how children learn about healthy eating. We are committed to creating effective, high-quality programs to support Ontario teachers in teaching nutrition in their classrooms.
What we know about primary students:
Overview: In 2003, 15 focus groups were conducted in Ontario (with a total of 57 students) with grade 2 and 3 students to explore what they understood about healthy eating. Italicized phrases are direct quotes from the students.
"Speaking Out: Ontario Kids Share their Views on Healthy Eating" (2003). Proprietary research for Dairy Farmers of Canada.