The ABC’s of Fruits and Vegetables and Beyond

This book for elementary school children uses the alphabet to explore food and farming through poems, activities, jokes, and riddles. by S. Charney and D. Goldbeck What is this book about? Part One teaches the ABC’s using poems to educate the reader about fruits and vegetables. Part Two takes the lesson a step beyond by […]

KidsHealth

https://www.kidshealth.org/kid/stay_healthy/index.html Summary Provides doctor-approved health information about children from before birth through adolescence including articles on healthy living written for kids. Details KidsHealth provides families with accurate up-to-date information on staying healthy for kids, teens, and parents. The kid-friendly articles are categorized under “Being Good to Your Body”, “Fabulous Food”, “Keeping Fit and Having Fun” and, “KidsHealth […]

Pomegranate: The Antioxidant Powerhouse

Want to learn more about the sweet, crunchy, and nutrient-packed pomegranate? Read about where it comes from, the health benefits, and ways to eat it! Punica granatum, commonly known as Pomegranate, is a small fruit-bearing plant native to Iran. The name comes from French, pomme garnete, literally translated to “seeded apple.” Traditionally the fruits and seeds […]