New Mexico Children First
Providing A Healthy Education
At New Mexico Children First, one of our goals is to establish healthy eating habits for our children so meals and snacks are an important part of the daily program. Since the classroom operates a family style table, it’s a natural opportunity to teach children about common table manners.
The teachers provide specific instruction helping children learn to wash their hands before eating, set the table, serve themselves, and to clean up after themselves. Before mid-year the students are performing the tasks like pros.