The Deadline to Enter is November 30!Celebrate this holiday season in style with a Cheese Party for your classroom, courtesy of Cabot Creamery Cooperative and GEF! In the spirit of the Wonder Wheel lesson that teaches healthy habits, we want to send one lucky class into the holiday season with healthy eating in mind, and what better way to do this than to host a Holiday Cheese Party filled with healthy snacks!
Cabot's award winning cheddar cheese and $100 to put toward the purchase of healthy snacks such as apple slices, whole grain crackers, low fat yogurt and more. There are plenty more healthy snacking ideas on Cabot's website so start planning your healthy menu today! The winner will be announced on December 3, 2012.
More about the Wonder Wheel lesson!‘Wonder Wheel! Food for Healthy Kids and a Healthy World’ is a three part lesson that can be completed in 4 or 5 class periods. (Remember, to enter the contest you only need to complete one part.) The downloadable lesson is complete with all educational supplements including a teacher guide, student guide and presentation. Activities include making cottage cheese and participating in a food package redesign competition. Lesson facilitators are required to supply necessary materials for the activities.
Who Can Enter?The Wonder Wheel lesson was developed for students in grades 3 through 7. Any classroom or youth group from across the country with students in those grades may enter to win.