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USDA. ARS. Children's Nutrition Research Center at Baylor College of Medicine.

  • Children's BMI-percentile-for-age Calculator: Use this calculator to determine whether a child is at a healthy weight for his/her height, age and gender. The BMI-percentile-for-age calculator automatically adjusts for differences in height, age and gender, making it one of the best tools for evaluating a growing child's weight.
  • Adult Energy Needs and BMI Calculator: Knowing your body's daily calorie needs can be an important first step in adopting a realistic diet and physical activity that can help you attain and maintain a healthy weight.

Dairy Council of California. Healthy Eating Made Easier.

Find games, quizzes, and video activities that provide nutrition education to grades K-12.

HHS, Food and Drug Administration

Interactive game to help you learn more about the Nutrition Facts Label and how to choose healthy foods.

North Carolina Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services.

Kids, check out this fun quiz on how to keep the foods at your next barbecue safe.