FOOD AND NUTRITION
Nutrition education is an important way to encourage healthy eating and build healthy life long habits. For the next few weeks your child will be learning how eating properly keeps his/her mind and body healthy and strong.
We will read stories about growing fruits and vegetables and talk about how these types of food help us grow strong. Your child will learn about the various shapes and colors of vegetables.We will also learn about where food is grown from and how some people grow their own food.
We will discuss variety of grains that grow in different places around the world and taste test several kinds of bread. Also we will talk about the role that protein plays in helping them stay strong and healthy.