|Description:||A must-have resource for any Pre-K or grade school nutrition education curriculum. This innovative book has hundreds of creative teaching and participatory ideas for teachers, staff, health professionals and paraprofessionals, nutritionists or parents, all together in this one book! The emphasis is on ‘Fruits and Vegetables: More Matters’, as well as ‘Make Half Your Plate Fruits and Vegetables’, all correlated with the MyPlate Guidelines.
The book presents a wide variety of practical, easy, and fun activities to teach the importance of Fruits and Vegetables and the MyPlate messages. Features 16 easy-to-use lesson plans; also contains Fruit and Vegetable jokes, riddles, and recipes, as well as fun songs and games. In addition, the book includes instructions for making several simple types of puppets, along with a complete puppet or show script, and 20 reproducible Coloring/Activity Pages.
These activities are appropriate for Pre-K, grade school, and middle school children, in school, preschool, afterschool, clinic, hospital, community or home settings. Even some adult (ESL, low-literacy) and senior groups will learn from and enjoy these activities. (Spiral-Bound, soft-cover booklet; 64 pages)|