Magnetic Eat Well Chart
Promote healthy eating for kids with this reusable chart
Kids place magnetic pieces on the healthy eating plate to monitor their eating habits and find ways to make their diet more balanced and healthier
Colour coding of 86 illustrated food pieces pieces helps the child instantly understand healthy foods and those that are not.
Follows Red Amber, Green of Public Health England's Traffic Light System
Use as a reward chart to motivate children to learn food facts and reach daily goal of mostly green foods and so achieve a more balanced diet
Inspires children to try healthy snacks and encourages healthy eating swaps eg have a smoothie instead of a sugary fizzy drink to reach the daily target.
Includes information sheet with links to many more tips for healthy eating
Blank pieces to write in your choice of healthy foods
Useful life hack; parent and child can use the chart as a healthy meal planning template using the green healthy food pieces and even find ways to help the family eat well for less
Improve healthy eating for kids with this reusable Eat Well Chart. Fun and easy to use: kids love to place magnetic pieces on the healthy eating plate to record the foods that they have been eating and make healthier choices to reach their goal and rewards! Can be used as a reward chart that will help parents succeed with the increasingly difficult challenge of getting kids to eat more healthily. Kids are motivated to reach their daily challenge, and then repeat that feat every day.
By aiming to eat mostly good foods - unhealthy snacks are not completely banned! - means that children benefit from a more balanced diet. The chart also sets daily targets of drinking the recommended 6 to 8 cups of water.
Best of all, whilst following the Eat Well Chart, children learn important food facts on the way. Our research shows that after using the chart, children have better understanding of the levels of salt, saturated fats and sugars in the their diet and gives them strategies and motivation to reduce them.
This will help children acquire and maintain a long-term healthy eating diet and help prevent eating-related health problems.
The Eat Well Chart uses the familiar Traffic Light Scheme devised by Public Health England; colour coding of the 86 fun illustrated pieces to help the child instantly identify healthy foods and unhealthy ones.
Using the chart also encourages healthy eating swaps: eg a smoothie instead of a sugary drink to reach the daily target and also prompts children to try healthy snacks.
The Eat Well Chart is a useful life hack for eating better; parent and child can use the chart as a healthy meal plan using the green healthier food pieces and often find ways to help the family eat well for less.
The pack includes an information sheet with links to many more tips for healthy eating. There are even 22 blank pieces to write in your choice of foods not supplied. Dry-wipe pen also included
The Eat Well Chart board itself is magnetic and attaches to metal fridge doors or just use the fixing holes. After use, or for travel, everything folds away back into the reusable pack.
Suitable for children ages 3 - 9.
Choking Hazard: Small parts, not suitable for children under 3. Remove all packaging, hooks, labels and attachments before giving to a child.
Dimensions: 36 cm x 25 cm; Pieces: 110