Stand Tall GLU Kit-Choices Educational Tool
Written to help parents and care-providers set the stage for children’s good choices, the Stand Tall GLU Kit contains activities that will assist toddlers, preschoolers, and early school-aged children in exploring their own competence, learning how to take care of themselves and others, and beginning to make healthy, responsible decisions. Activities that involve more advanced concepts like responsibility, wisdom, and optimism may be most beneficial to preschoolers and early school-aged children. Toddlers will enjoy art activities that develop their motor skills while enriching their understanding of themes from the kit’s books. All children can benefit from the fitness and nutrition information provided within the kit As with all Growing, Learning, Understanding (GLU) kits, activities are meant to be adaptable for a variety of ages and levels. Please utilize proven research and information regarding the development of young children, along with careful observation and understanding of your own children, to choose and adapt activities appropriately. Kit Contents: • Stand Tall, Molly Lou Melon • Clementine’s Cactus • Let’s Eat • Overview • Theme/Activity Outline • Activity Ideas • Book List • Variety of Information Sheets including food pyramid, physical fitness, tasty recipes to try and fostering healthy choices while encouraging optimism and responsibility.