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21st CCLC Students Learn the Importance of Nutrition

Nutrition Class Nutrition Class Students at East Elementary are studying health and nutrition in the 21st Century Community Learning Centers Afterschool Program. They are learning about healthy eating and that everything you eat and drink matters. The right combination can help you be healthier now and in the future. The students are learning to focus on eating a variety of food and the right amount. They are learning to choose foods with less fat, sodium and added sugar.  In the pictures, the students are preparing turkey sandwich kabobs.  The students had a great time learning to eat healthier.