S: ALPHABET BOOK
FC: ALPHABET BOOK | Healthy Kids
1: By Ms. Duffin's Class | This is our class ABC book that chronicles our "healthy kids!" unit. We learned about nutrition and exercise, went on field trips, and learned to cook healthy food!
2: PPLE a Day | Our class visited the organic apple orchard in western Minnesota. We learned how to make applesauce and apple juice. Eating apples every day gives your body lots of vitamins it needs to grow big and strong!
3: is for Breakfast | We learned about choosing "whole foods" over processed foods and than had a class breakfast where families brought healthy whole foods to share!
4: is for Carrots before Cookies | We grew carrots in our classroom garden . Carrots have lots of vitamin A to make your eyes healthy. You can grow carrots at your house too, They are fun to pull out of the ground!
5: rink Water! | We did science experiments to measure what was in our water. We also scooped out spoons of sugar to measure how much sugar is in coca cola-- a whole bowl full! Choose water it is good for your body!
6: is for Exercise | We hosted a family field day. We learned how to play some new outside games and taught them to our families. We also had a 5 day turn off the TV and get outside challenge!
7: is for FRUIT | We learned about lots of kinds of fruit and than each family brought a different fruit to school. We graphed the different vitamins that fruits provide. Our fruit salad was better than candy!.
8: is for Green | We learned that green vegetables help fight disease and have lots of vitamins and minerals. We had a grocery treasure hunt to find green vegetables. We cut them and cooked them and tried some new ones! Yum!
9: elp mom COOK! | We had a cooking class at school. We learned how to make healthy after school snacks like fruit kabobs and yogurt!
10: Picture References: http://www.flickr.com/creativecommons/ Front cover: CoquiTheChef A apple love- Brian Birke, orchard: erin&camera B plate of food: Moria, green smoothie: wildtofu, fruit&yogurt: average Jane C carrots: carrotscolorline boy with carrots: Elizabeth/table4five D boy in water: PatHawks boy at fountain: Uriel1998, pouring water: woodleywonderworks E jumprope: edenpictures soccer running: woodleywonderworks F girl with peach: BruceTuten fruit salad: DinnerSeries G cucumber: OakleyOriginals, greens: DebRoby broccoli: BradMontgomery H cooking class: CoquiTheChef, child grating: RachelTayse