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Choosing Foods for Me — Newsletter for Fifth Grade Curriculum Lesson 6: Fruits

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Focus on FruitsCandance Gabel
FNEP State Coordinator

This newsletter corresponds with Lesson 6 of the Show Me Nutrition Fifth Grade curriculum. Fruit is an important part of everyday diet. It is fat-free, filling and contains many important nutrients that can help prevent dangerous health problems like heart disease and cancer. This newsletter provides ideas for quick and healthy fruit snacks. A recipe is also included.

Publications numbers for fifth grade newsletters are: N180 (Lesson 1), N181 (Lesson 2), N182 (Lesson 3), N183 (Lesson 4), N184 (Lesson 5), N185 (Lesson 6), N186 (Lesson 7), N187 (Lesson 8), N188 (Lesson 9), N189 (Lesson 10), and N190 (Lesson 11)

Keywords

  • Fruit
  • Nutrients
  • Healthy snacking
  • Fiber
  • Snacks
  • Breakfast
  • Food safety

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