Kindy Orientation

Young child at school eating healthy lunch

Kindy Orientation is an important part of the process for parents to prepare themselves and their child for the transition into primary school. Check out the below resources for support and information on Healthy Eating and Lunchboxes, Healthy Snacks, Limiting Small Screen Recreation, Healthy Canteens, Physical Activity, Set Vegetable/Fruit & Water time and PICNIC-Take the pressure out of child feeding.

Want to know what to pack in your child’s lunchbox when they start school? Check out this Kindy Orientation video (thanks Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District) for some information and practical tips on how to pack a healthy lunchbox. 

You can also find some helpful tips for Kindy Orientation, How to save time on prepping school lunches, Foods to include in a lunchbox and How to stop full lunchboxes coming home

Here are some other resources with helpful and healthy tips to help you and your child transition in to primary school. 

What to pack for Crunch&Sip

Healthy lunchbox snacks

Pick & Mix lunchbox

Pack your lunchbox from these food groups

Choose healthy snacks

Choose water

Milk recommendations

Turn off screens and get active

PICNIC 0-6 Take the pressure out of child feeding

Healthy lunchbox website



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