Snacks

Snacks

In an effort to promote healthy classrooms at C2E we are recommending that treats brought into classroom for sharing with other students, such as birthday and party treats, be healthy snacks such as fruits and vegetables. Listed below are ideas for healthy snacks ideas for classroom celebrations or for your child’s daily classroom snack. Some classrooms have food allergies-please check with your child’s teacher. We appreciate your assistance in our efforts to promote healthy classrooms at C2E. For additional healthy snack ideas, please click here!

  • Fresh fruit – sliced, cut in half, cubed or wedges
  • Vegetables- served with dips
  • Fruit and cheese kabobs
  • Pretzels
  • Low-fat popcorn
  • Graham crackers
  • Fig Newtons
  • Animal crackers
  • Small sandwiches- ham, cheese or turkey
  • Low-fat yogurt
  • Yogurt parfaits
  • Quesadillas
  • Low-fat breakfast cereal and granola bars
  • Nuts/seeds
  • Dried fruit-raisins, cranberries, apricots, banana chips
  • Whole grain crackers with cheese
  • Rice cakes
  • Angel food cakes topped with fruit
  • Bagel slices with low fat cream cheese