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Snack Ideas

Snack Ideas

It’s my turn for snack. What should I bring?

Following are a variety of snack ideas for home or school. Most of them are quick and easy, which all parents know, are sometimes the best kind! Children are great little helpers in the kitchen for the easy steps. Have fun experimenting!

Simple Prep Snacks

Cheesy Cartoon Characters - Cut pre-sliced cheese with cookie cutters and serve with crackers or bread.

Cheese Popcorn -  Melt ¼ cup butter or margarine. Stir in ¼ cup very dry grated cheese. Pour over3 cups of hot popcorn/ Stir until coated.

Muffins and breads - Bran, apple, banana, blueberry, carrot, corn, zucchini, or pumpkin.

Peter Rabbit Dip - Ranch dressing served with raw veggies such as carrot, cucumbers, or broccoli.

Fruit and cheese swords - Spear pretzel sticks with banana slices, pineapple chunks, or cheese cubes.

Quick & Easy

Assorted Fresh Fruits Rice Cakes
Applesauce & Graham Crackers Mini Bagles
Hummus & Pita Bread Popcorn
Yogurt Crackers & Cheese

 

Questions? Contact Sara Hill at Great Futures Preschool or call 425.454.6162.

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Better 

  • reading, writing, and mathematical abilities
  • social skills

 

Less

  • special education placements
  • behavioral problems
  • societal disengagement later in life
  • dependency on welfare later in life

 

Higher

  • order, thinking and attention skills​
  • sense of social stability later in life​
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