Packing Smart School Lunches

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Sarah Wood
Assistant Extension Professor
Health Sciences

Packing a school lunch often means throwing together a sandwich and a bag of chips at the last minute while trying to get the kids on the bus. This handout provides tips for parents and caregivers to save both time and money while packing a healthy lunch for their children.


  • Dairy
  • Fruits
  • Grains
  • Vegetables
  • Protein
  • Success tips
  • Save time and money
  • Make the grade: food safe


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