Secrets of the teenage brain

4 April 2017

The Institute for Food, Brain and Behaviour has developed this animation showing us the secret to keeping the teenage brain happy.

 

With the help of scientists, teenagers, parents and teachers, the animation explains how the brain works and what we need to eat to keep it performing at its best.

They've even produced a handout to go with it if you want to find out more or see how you’re doing. Watch the video here.

 

In other news ...

Health benefits of UIFSM

Have we saved Universal Infant Free School Meals?

20 June 2017

We're feeling cautiously optimistic about Universal Infant Free School Meals at School Food Matters having seen a very pleasing article in the London Evening Standard.

Seriously crunchy carrot!

Our 10th Birthday Picnic

16 June 2017

500 children gathered at Westminster Abbey's magical College Garden for our 10th Birthday picnic - and this little lad lost a tooth on a mighty crunchy carrot!

The Impact Of Losing UIFSM - A Survey Of UK Schools

6 June 2017

Following the news that the Conservative Party are proposing to scrap Universal Infant Free School Meals, Food For Life conducted a survey of schools to find out how the potential withdrawal of the policy will impact their pupils and lunch service.