Monday: Create Power-Packed Yogurt/Fruit Parfaits for the students to start their engines using the USDA Parfait Instructional Card.
Tuesday: Rev up breakfast by featuring a high-energy grab and go breakfast basket or breakfast bag. Put the grab and go breakfast in a Race Car themed bag. Include cheese sticks, yogurt cups, fruit and milk. Offer the Breakfast Basket at alternate locations like the gym, bus drop or school lobby.
Thursday: National Cereal Day. Offer a variety of cereals and encourage the students to try their cereal with nutrient- rich milk. Offer cereal varieties for yogurt mix-ins to turbo charge the students!
Milk Race Car-ton (Race Car) Ideas
Body: Milk carton (individual, 8 oz. size)
Axles: Straws, Barbeque skewers, Chopsticks
Wheels: Bottle caps, Candy mints (with a hole in the middle), CDs, Cardboard circles
Paint and decorate your Race Car-ton with cereal, glitter, beads, or rocks.
Name your Race Car-ton like Magnificent Milk Machine, Moooove Over, Milk Power, Dairy Blaster
Display the Race Car-tons in the cafeteria. Pick winners for the most creative race car-ton or for the most made in one classroom.