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Healthy Families and Communities Publications

 

California Agriculture, January-March 2013, Volume 67, Number 1
Healthy Families and Communities Strategic Initiative special issue
Hands-on learning: Healthier choices, better lives

Bibliography of UC ANR research on the Healthy Families and Communities Strategic Initiative priorities

Journal of Extension, February 2013, Volume 51, Number 1
Contributions of Youth Engagement to the Development of Social Capital Through Community Mapping

4-H on the Wild Side
This environmental education program designed to deliver weekend camp programs to under-served youth was selected as a Program of Distinction by the National 4-H Council

California Agriculture, January-March 2013, Volume 67, Number 1
Healthy Families and Communities Strategic Initiative special issue
Hands-on learning: Healthier choices, better lives

Johnson, C.C.; Bolshakova, V.L.J. (2015). "Moving Beyond 'Those Kids': Addressing teacher beliefs regarding the role of culture within effective science pedagogy for diverse learners." School Science and Mathematics 115(4): 179-185

Jones AM, Lamp C, Neelon M, Nicholson Y, Schneider C, Wooten Swanson P, Zidenberg-Cherr S. Reliability and validity of nutrition knowledge questionnaire for adults. Journal of nutrition
education and behavior. 2015 Jan-Feb;47:69-74.

Feenstra, G. and Campbell, D. 2014. Local and Regional Food Systems, in Havery S. James, (ed), Encyclopedia of Food and Agricultural Ethics, Springer Publishing, New York. IN PRESS.

Johnson, CC; Bolshakova, VLJ, et al. (2014). When good intentions and reality meet: Large-scale reform of science teaching in schools with predominantly Hispanic ELL students. Urban Education

Jones, Anna Marie; Lamp, Cathi, et al. (2014). Reliability and Validity of Nutrition Knowledge Questionnaire for Adults. Journal of nutrition education and behavior 47(1): 69-74

Kaiser, L.; Chaidez, V., et al. (2014). Food resource management education with SNAP participation improves food security. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavio

Schmitt-McQuitty, L.; Carlos, R., et al. (2014). Learning and recommendations to Advance 4-H Science Readiness. Journal of Extension 562(4)

Scherr RE, Linnell JD, Smith MH, Briggs M, Bergman J, Brian KM, Dharmar M, Feenstra G, Hillhouse C, et al. The Shaping Healthy Choices Program: design and implementation methodologies for a multicomponent, school-based nutrition education intervention. Journal of nutrition education and behavior. 2014 Nov-Dec;46:e13-21.

Sitnick, S.L., Ontai, L.L., & Townsend, M.S. (2014). What parents really think about their feeding behaviors: Lessons learned from the development of a parental feeding assessment tool. Journal of Human Sciences and Extension, 2: 84-92.

Pre-Harvest Food Safety in 4-H Animal Science Complete (Parts 1 through 4) (2014)
Author: MARTIN H. SMITH ET AL.

Crawford P., Schneider C. (2013). Communitywide strategies key to preventing childhood obesity. California Agriculture 67(1): 37-44.

Campbell, D. C., Carlisle-Cummins, I., & Feenstra, G. (2013). Community food systems: Strengthening the research-to-practice continuum. Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development. 3, 3, 121-138.

Ontai, L.L., Lipscomb, S.T., Sitnick, S.L., Hatton, H., & Lamp, C. (2013). Healthy, Happy Families evaluation: Integrating parenting into child obesity prevention with low-income parents of young children. Forum for Family and Consumer Issues, 18(3): Online.

Smith, M.; Schmitt-McQuitty, L. (2013). More effective professional development can help 4-H volunteers address need for youth scientific literacy. California Agriculture 67(1): 47-53.

Townsend, Marilyn S.; Ganthavorn, Chutima, et al. (2013). Improving the Quality of Data From EFNEP Participants With Low Literacy Skills: A Participant-driven Model. Journal of nutrition education and behavior 46(4): 309-314.

Go, C.; Varcoe, K., et al. (2012). Money Savvy Youth: Evaluating the Effectiveness of Financial Education for Fourth and Fifth Graders. Federal Reserve Board of SF Working Paper Series.

Peterson, S.; Roche, B., et al. (2011). Hunger Attack Leader's Guide. UCCE ANR Publication.

Bio-Security in 4-H Animal Science 1: Understanding Disease Transmission (2011)
Author: M. H. SMITH, C. L. MEEHAN, ET AL.

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