Food Group Express — Newsletter for Second Grade Curriculum Lesson 1: Food Groups

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Food Group ExpressSarah Wood
Curriculum Coordinator

This newsletter corresponds with Lesson 1 of the Show Me Nutrition Second Grade curriculum. This newsletter encourages children to choose a variety of healthy foods using the Food Groups and USDA’s MyPlate. It also includes a fun, family-friendly recipe.

Publications numbers for second grade newsletters are: N120 (Lesson 1), N121 (Lesson 2), N122 (Lesson 3), N123 (Lesson 4), N124 (Lesson 5), N125 (Lesson 6), N126 (Lesson 7)


  • Food groups
  • Nutrition
  • Physical activity
  • MyPlate
  • Family
  • Cooking


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