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There are a lot of great resources and tools at your finger tips on the Appetite to Play website.  Here's a guide to what's available.

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Set up a profile so you can save your favourite recipes, games, tips and ideas, self assessment and planners. You can also sign up to receive newsletters and regular updates.

Planning tools

Here you will find a healthy eating and physical activity assessment checklist and goal setting worksheet as well as weekly planners for activities and menus. 


In-Person: The Appetite to Play 3 hr in-person workshops are being scheduled around the British Columbia. Contact us  at to learn more  about how to host a workshop or how to attend. 

Online Workshop: Learn the exact same material from our in-person workshop, but in the comfort of your own home! Join our 2 hour live, online webinar with other early years providers across BC, led by our Master Trainers.

E-Learning Module on Healthy Eating: This e-learning module introduces the concept of healthy eating and food literacy in the early years (0-5 years).

E-Learning Module on Physical Literacy: This e-learning module introduces the concepts of physical activity, physical literacy and active play in the early years (0-5 years). 

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Healthy Eating - Recommended Practices, Tips and Ideas, Recipes, Food Activities, Families

Physical Activity - Recommended Practices, Tips and Ideas, Recipes, Activities and Games, Craft Activities, Families 

Recommended practices for healthy eating and recommended practices for physical activity

The recommended practices are designed to help you create a setting that promotes and supports healthy eating and physical activity.