Food Group Express — Newsletter for Second Grade Curriculum Lesson 3: Vegetables

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egetables Coming Down the TracksSarah Wood
Curriculum Coordinator

This newsletter corresponds with Lesson 3 of the Show Me Nutrition Second Grade curriculum. In this newsletter, families are encouraged to choose a variety of vegetables and incorporate them into daily meals and snacks. Also included are tips to getting kids to choose and enjoy new, fresh veggies. A recipe for “wonderful winter squash” is also 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)


  • Vegetables
  • Produce
  • Food groups
  • Nutrition
  • Physical activity
  • Family
  • Cooking


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