K-12 Partner Resources

Educators – Lessons

Going Meatless Monday is an easy and delicious way to teach kids about the connection between the food we eat and the health of the planet.

Below are helpful resources from partner organizations for K-12 teachers and administrators that connect Meatless Monday offerings in the cafeteria to food education in the classroom (including virtual). These educational materials will help students learn about the benefits of eating less meat and dairy and eating more fruits and vegetables. 

Lessons/Educational Materials:

 Supplemental Resources:

  • Vegan Videos for Kids
  • Books:
    • Why Are You A Vegan? – Violet Plum
    • Vegan Is Love – Ruby Roth
    • Edmunds Lunch – Violet Plum
    • N Is For Nutrition – Todd Skene
    • Help Yourself (kids cookbook) – Ruby Roth
    • Veggie Vero Series – Veronica Green
    • Herb, the Vegetarian Dragon – Jules Bass

 

Foodservice – Bulk Recipes & More

Going Meatless Monday is an easy and delicious way to help the planet and support student, staff, and faculty health and wellness programs.

Below are helpful resources from partner organizations for K-12 foodservice teams, including bulk recipes, operational guides, and plant-based nutrition/meals approved for K-12 schools.

Foodservice Resources:

Bulk Recipes: