Kits For Kids

Kits for Kids

Kits For Kids

Kits for Kids helps parents, teachers, scout leaders and others help children learn about healthy habits like hand washing, bicycle safety, and nutrition. Each kit provides an “educational program in a box,” with tools to present a fun, engaging lesson—including script, worksheets, interactive demonstrations, and general information. Available Kits for Kids include:

Hand washing: Your First Defense Against Disease: This kit helps kids learn the importance of hand washing. It includes a black light and Glo Germ™ lotion to show kids how well they are really washing their hands. Designed for children in preschool through fifth grade. Learn more about proper hand washing:

Ride Smart: Packed with information on bicycle safety and helmet use, this kit includes a gelatin brain mold, helmet experiment, identification stickers, coloring books and more. Designed for children in preschool through second grade. Learn more about bicycle safety:

Nutrition and Fitness Kit: The Nutrition and Fitness Kit provides information for groups on the importance of proper nutrition and daily physical activity. The kit contains a jump rope, activity posters, and a flash drive with a letter to parents, worksheets, and additional resources. Designed for preschool through second grade. Learn more about nutrition and fitness:

We have created these resources for our community members and given the quantity restrictions we have for the Kits for Kids, we are only able to distribute to the Chicagoland area. Kits for Kids are available at no charge. To request your kit, please call 630.933.4234, TTY for the hearing impaired 630.933.4833.