Preventing Childhood Obesity

This list contains a variety of resources which can aid teachers, parents, and caregivers in the prevention of obesity in young children.

IEL Resources

Web Resources

About this Resource

Setting(s) for which the article is intended:
  • Child Care Center
  • Family Child Care
  • Home
  • Preschool Program

Intended audience(s):
  • Parents / Family
  • Teachers / Service providers

Age Levels (the age of the children to whom the article applies):
  • Preschoolers (Age 3 Through Age 5)

Related Illinois Early Learning and Development Standards:
Revised: 2021