These kid-friendly recipes include basic food safety steps so your kids are more likely to wash their hands and practice safe food handling behaviors while preparing food.
Washing your hands is one of the most effective ways to prevent the spread of germs. Studies have shown that handwashing can prevent 1 in 3 diarrhea-related sicknesses and 1 in 5 respiratory infections.
Try Soapy Solutions — a 20 minute experiment for kids on effective handwashing.
Follow the CDC’s five steps for effective handwashing.
If soap and water aren’t available, you can use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.
For more information visit www.cdc.gov/handwashing.