Fun With Food and Fitness — Newsletter for First Grade Curriculum Lesson 5: Fruits

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Fabulous FruitsSarah Wood
Curriculum Coordinator

This newsletter corresponds with Lesson 5 of the Show Me Nutrition First Grade curriculum. Fruits are packed with vitamins and minerals. This newsletter offers tips and suggestions on encouraging children to snack on and choose healthy fruits, as well as includes a fun, family-friendly recipe that the entire family can enjoy.

Publications numbers for first grade newsletters are: N100 (Lesson 1) N101 (Lesson 2), N102 (Lesson 3), N103 (Lesson 4), N104 (Lesson 5), N105 (Lesson 6), N106 (Lesson 7), N107 (Lesson 8)


  • Fruits
  • Vegetables
  • Produce
  • Food safety
  • Snacks
  • Nutrition
  • Physical activity
  • Family


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