Broccoli, Carrots and Lettuce | Nutrition
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Let's have some fun with three vegetables today:
Activity: Vegetables: Broccoli, Carrots and Lettuce
Share some facts about theses vegetables. Show the children attractive and easy recipes and plan on making one soon! Facts and images @ Wikipedia for: Broccoli - Carrots - Lettuce
For this presentation it would be great to have the actual vegetables on hand to touch, hold and smell.
Have some cut-up vegetables ready for snack with the children's favorite dressing or just their favorite yogurt.
Activity: Vegetable Basket Craft
Here is a craft that will help the children remember these vegetables and it can be used as a note holder or just as a cute decoration..
Print the templates of your choice in color or black and white.
The black and white version is more challenging so they can color or paint.
The basket can be printed onto any color of construction paper or card stock, and then the vegetables in black and white.
Cut out images, older children may be able to practice their scissor
cutting skills particularly with the basket image.
Growing Vegetable Soup by Lois Ehlert Ages 3.5+ (YouTube Video reading)Eating the Alphabet by Lois Ehlert | Ages: 1-3 (YouTube Video reading)
Wonderful colorful collage illustrations. Father and child share the simple joys of planting, watering, and watching seeds grow in their garden. Then they cook them all up into a delicious vegetable soup, the recipe for which is included.
This colorful alphabet book shows fruits and vegetables juicy and alive. A great way to get the children interested in eating their veggies and introducing the alphabet. Available in board book edition for toddlers.
Remember you need to eat 5 servings of fruits and vegetables day!
Basket + Vegetables
Black & White
Basket + Vegetables
Alphabet printable activities
V is for Vegetables