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Healthy eating is fostered through healthy relationships with food. Children are empowered through positive food, body, and nutrition messages. Unfortunately social media can undermine healthy food relationships. Social media literacy is a component of food literacy.

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This collection of resources for media literacy, food literacy competencies, and food and nutrition security is available for downloading to use in your classroom or program. 

01. Social media literacy posters

02. Classroom posters: food literacy; food security

SOCIAL MEDIA LITERACY POSTERS

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  • Pinterest
  • Instagram

The Media Literacy poster series provides messages for youth, informing them how to critically interpret food and nutrition information on social media.  Posters are formatted for Instagram and other social media platforms (Facebook, website, etc) and can be printed to hang in your classroom. Distribute widely!

Posters created by: Victoria Wojakowski, B.Sc. (Nutrition), B.Ed., PHEc [2021]

Broccoli diet and weight loss

Limiting media consumption

Comparing to celebrities/influencers

Organic food health-related claims

Good food or bad

foods

Claims to eliminate specific foods

Juice cleanses and weight loss

CLASSROOM POSTERS

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  • Instagram

Critical food literacy competencies for young adults

Manitoba Youth Nutrition Pilot Survey: April 2016

Last updated: April 01 2021