Nutrition and Physical Activity

We are committed to community wellness here at the South Dakota Discovery Center. We offer community based programs to help our community get fit and healthy.

Farmers Grow My Plate Kit

Each unit will include lessons on nutrition, food preparation, food production, physical activity, and arts/crafts. Topics cover food groups, fruit and vegetables, dairy, grain and protein.This is versatile and complete for teaching Kindergarten through 4th grade youth. The kit is provided by a Team Nutrition State Training Grant through the SD Department of Education.

Limited Time Offer! Kit rentals and shipping are free!

This kit provides the resources and supplies necessary to use this Farmer Grow My Plate curriculum.

To borrow this kit, please visit our GEMS and Loaner Kit page.


Let’s Move South Dakota is a traveling exhibit with six fun stations to get South Dakota children and families moving more, eating health and feeling good.

Harvest of the Month is our monthly produce sampling outreach for kids to experience a different produce item each month.

The Let’s Move Committee is a network of organizations, groups and agencies interested in promoting wellness and health here in Central South Dakota.