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10 Tips for Packing Your Child's School Lunch

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Dad giving son bagged school lunch.
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Plate with foods in sections.
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Follow the “MyPlate” guidelines


Colorful chocolate candies.
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Pack fast-acting carbohydrate snacks in the event your child’s blood sugar drops


Sandwich and raw vegetables packed in plastic container.
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Pack foods properly


Smiling young girl eating an orange at school.
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Keep it fruity


Young girl selecting a peach at the grocery store.
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Let your child help plan her lunch


Laughing young girl with water bottle.
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Don’t forget the water


Bowl of ketchup packets.
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Make it flavorful


Raisins and peanut butter on celery, ants on a log snack.
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Consider the food swap


School nurse.
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Keep the school nurse in the loop