Snack

Setting the Table.PNG

 

Setting the Table provides updated guidance and standards for food and drink provision in childcare settings for young children and babies from birth to the age of 5 years.

 

 

Food and Drink Provision for 3 to 5 year olds in Early Learning and Childcare Settings

Food and Drink.PNGThis Highland Council guidance document provides practical advice to help settings plan snack to meet the needs of 3 to 5 year old children, who have entitlement to 600 hours a year of Early Learning and Childcare.

 

The guidance is in 5 sections:

Section A: The purpose of snack

Section B: What food should be provided

Section C: Different ways of organising snack time

Section D: Opportunities for linking food provision and CfE Outcomes and Experiences

Allergens

Settings must make information about allergens contained in snack foods available for parents and carers.   A simple format for recording this information is available here.

Think Allergy