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American Dental Association Early Childhood Tooth Decay Page

http://www.mouthhealthy.org

The ADA has facts, fact sheets and information about the causes of and ways to prevent early childhood tooth decay. This site also has a curriculum to teach children 4-7 years of age about dental health.

Related Interest Group(s): Early Childhood

Related Topics: Childhood Toolkit

American Diabetic Association: Healthy Habits for Healthy Kids

Related Topics: General Resources

American Heart Association: Overweight in Children

http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/GettingHealthy/WeightManagement/Obesity/Overweight-in-Children_UCM_304054_Article.jsp

Related Topics: General Resources

An inter-governmental approach to childhood obesity in Chicago, IL

Animal Trackers

http://www.healthy-start.com/preschool-teaching-aids/animal-trackers.html

This classroom curriculum for children 3-5 years of age teaches physical activity and motor skills in a fun and interactive way.

Related Interest Group(s): Early Childhood

Related Topics: Childhood Toolkit

ATENDER MEJOR A LOS NIÑOS DE CHICAGO – Serve Chicago Kids Better Fact Sheet (Spanish)

Los menús infantiles de los restaurantes pueden
ser una opción sana.

Related Topics: General Resources

Be Your Best with Breakfast

https://fns-prod.azureedge.net/sites/default/files/tn/dmp_beyourbest.pdf

Whole grains for breakfast promotional tool and activity

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Best Practices for Healthy School Fundraisers

https://fns-prod.azureedge.net/sites/default/files/cn/bestpractices_fundraisers.pdf

Brochure promoting non-food/healthy food fundraisers including ideas

Related Interest Group(s): Schools

Better Blocks

http://www.activetrans.org/betterblocks

Provides resources to block clubs and community groups to make neighborhoods safer for walking and biking.

Related Interest Group(s): Physical Activity

Related Topics: Safe Streets, Walkability

Birthdays, Celebrations and Family Events

http://www.actionforhealthykids.org/storage/documents/parent-toolkit/celebrationsf3b.pdf

Tip sheet on event-specific non-food celebration ideas

Related Interest Group(s): Schools