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Family Dinner: It's more than meat & potatoes
This module will review trends in family meals, the nutritional and social benefits of family dinners, parenting styles and how they affect eating behavior, as well as some tips on how to enhance family dinners.  
Credit Hours: 1 hr Course Price: Free Certificate Fee : 7.00
Mini Talks about Mini Folks: Frequently Asked Questions on Child Nutrition
Answers to common child nutrition questions will be addressed. Questions discussed are: Is it the parentsĀ“ (or the childĀ“s) responsibility to determine how much food the child should eat? Is it normal for young children to refuse new food and how can I get him/her to try new foods? How can I help my overweight child? How can I get my child to eat more food? Should my child take a vitamin supplement? Should I allow my child to have sugar/sweets? What kind of milk is best for my child? How much juice can my child have? Is it okay for my child to have soft drinks? 
Credit Hours: 2 hr Course Price: Free Certificate Fee : 10.00
Old Wives' Tales: Myths about Feeding Children
This presentation contrasts commonly held myths regarding feeding young children with best practice recommendations. 
Credit Hours: 1 hr Course Price: Free Certificate Fee : 5.00
Snacks & the Preschool Child: Why, What & How
This lesson discusses the importance of snacks in the eating plan of preschool children. It discusses: why snacks are important, what kinds of foods should be served for snacks, and how to encourage children to eat healthful foods. 
Credit Hours: 1 hr Course Price: Free Certificate Fee : 7.00
Ten Behaviors That Promote a Heathy Weight in Preschool Children
Behaviors supporting a healthful weight in children will be discussed in context of their supporting research and recommendations of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Also discussed are sample preschool eating patterns recommended by the USDA MyPlate. 
Credit Hours: 1 hr Course Price: Free Certificate Fee : 5.00