Nutrition and Learning handout

Editor’s note
You can download the PDF or order printed copies of this publication.
See the companion publication N1040, Nutrition and Learning poster.

Nutrition and Learning handout

Sarah Wood
Assistant Extension Professor, Department of Health Sciences
Tammy Roberts
Nutrition and Health Extension Specialist

This handout reviews the role of nutrition in learning and how hunger can impact learning.  Tips for starting the day with breakfast, refueling midday and after school snacks are discussed. 


  • Nutrition
  • Health
  • Learning
  • Cognition
  • Hunger
  • Breakfast
  • Meals
  • Snacks
  • SNAP


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