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Things To Help Combat Hunger In Schools

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According to naturesbakery.com, as humans, we know that all other aspects of life suffer when our basic needs are not being met. We also know that a hungry child at school experiences more than just a grumbling tummy.

Children who are living with food insecurity during the first five years of their lives are more likely to lag in social, emotional, and cognitive development once they start kindergarten.

A quality education is central to a child’s wellbeing. When a child shows up every day ready to learn, they can stay alert and participate in class. This sets children up for a challenging start to their education.

Flip through the pages of this ClipBook to know what can be done today to help combat hunger in schools.

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Hunger In Schools

A quality education is central to a child’s well being. When a child shows up every day ready to learn, they can stay alert and participate in class. They can run with their friends on the playground, practice their reading skills, and create insp...

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