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The 1 Great Plate® MyPlate Game makes finding and building MyPlate meal combinations fun while educating players about building healthful meals! This educational game helps players build a healthy plate and educate them about the importance of including all five food groups at mealtimes through the use of food portion cards.
• 1 - 11” x 17”, 50 sheet tear-off game board that players can enter their calorie requirements on. Backside features MyPlate tips and fun word-based activities
• 114 laminated food portion cards with corresponding nutrition information on backside similar to National Dairy Council food models. (Please note that the Nutrition Labels in this game contain a simplified version and does not contain the entire information found on a label.)
• Game instruction sheet with bonus game and activity ideas, master list, and USDA calorie level chart
• The 2018 revisions include updated Nutrition Facts label design which includes the amount of added sugars, as well as ten additional cards featuring indigenous and traditional foods of Native American populations including wild rice, fry bread, and ground bison.
Game is geared for teens, low-literacy populations, and seniors. The games are suited for the Family and Consumer Science (FCS) classroom, nutrition education sessions, and senior centers.