Handwashing guides for your school and classroom from the Great Garden Detective Adventure

USDA. FNS. Team Nutrition.

Guides for your school and classroom from theĀ Great Garden Detective Adventure Curriculum for Grades 3 and 4.


Food Safety PosterBulletin Board Resources

Use the signs and posters featured here to remind your students and staff about the importance of hand washing.


Employee Health and Personal Hygiene for Child Nutrition Professionals

Institute of Child Nutrition.

Resources highlight best practices for child nutrition employees in schools and in child care to use to prevent spreading pathogens that can cause foodborne illnesses.


Handwashing: Clean Hands Save Lives


Includes the science behind handwashing, health promotion materials, when and how to wash hands, and much more.


Cartoon cat in bathroomHandwashing Health-e-Cards


Send free e-cards to friends, family members, and co-workers to help spread the message of disease prevention.

Wash Your Hands!

University of Nebraska Cooperative Extension.

Free handwashing posters, table tents, activity sheets, and other handwashing materials.


Hand Hygiene

Minnesota Department of Health.

Handwashing guidance, teaching materials, facts, and statistics.