Balloons for a balanced lunch is a program NurtiServe created to help younger students understand the components of the school lunch  . Each of the balloons represents a different food group. The colors of the balloon match the colors USDA  “My Plate”. When students choose a food of each color then they have a balanced meal

Yellow represents a Bonus Food.

This is a food that will be an additional source of energy. It adds variety and interest to the menu.

 

Purple represents a food high in Protein.

This lunch component consists of meat or a meat alternative.

 

Blue represents a food high in Calcium, Phosphorus, & Riboflavin. This lunch component is a carton of Milk.

 

Red represents a food high in Vitamin C.

This lunch component consists of a fruit rich in these nutrients.

 

Green represents a food high in Vitamin A.

This lunch component consists of a vegetable rich in

these nutrients.

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