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These newsletters cover nutrition and physical activity topics relating to children. A PDF version is provided to schools, and there is a blank page for schools to print school specific information.

Evaluation Information

Formative evaluation

Funding Source
Food Stamp Nutrition Education (FSNE). and Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP).
Age/Population Group
SNAP-Ed Connection Comments

Changing the Scene is a set of newsletters designed to be distributed to parents of school children. Each newsletter includes the following sections:

  • Research Update- presents currently nutrition and health study results
  • Recipe Corner- includes recipes for snacks, quick dinners, and breakfast
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • FYI article- features a “hot topic” in nutrition, such as candy fundraisers, trans fat, fast food, and childhood obesity; includes tips on how to deal with these issues
  • School Showcase- a blank page where schools can add their own local information