Food Group Express — Newsletter for Second Grade Curriculum Lesson 6: Protein

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Go ProteinSarah Wood
Curriculum Coordinator

This newsletter corresponds with Lesson 6 of the Show Me Nutrition Second Grade curriculum. This newsletter contains simple suggestions to help children quickly and easily prepare protein-packed snacks. It also includes ideas on getting physical activity and building strength with kids in a safe and fun manner. Two family-friendly recipes are included.

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)


  • Protein
  • Portions
  • Food groups
  • Food safety
  • Nutrition
  • Physical activity
  • Family
  • Cooking


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