Exploring the Food Groups — Newsletter for Fifth Grade Curriculum Lesson 8: Protein

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Go Lean With ProteinSarah Wood
Curriculum Coordinator

This newsletter corresponds with Lesson 8 of the Show Me Nutrition Fifth Grade curriculum. Protein is a necessary component to our daily diet. This newsletter provides tips to making the best protein choices at home and at the store, as well as tips to making those choices quick and simple. Hummus dip and personal snack pizza recipes are 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), and N190 (Lesson 10)


  • Protein
  • Healthy snacks
  • Family meals
  • Beans
  • Nutrients
  • Nutrition
  • Healthy recipes


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