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How Our Bodies Digest FoodSarah Wood
Curriculum Coordinator

This newsletter corresponds with Lesson 3 of the Show Me Nutrition Fourth Grade curriculum. In this newsletter, students are reminded of how nutrients are absorbed into the body through the process of digestion. Tips for consuming high-fiber foods are also included, along with a healthy family-friendly activity.     

Publications numbers for fourth grade newsletters are: N160 (Lesson 1), N161 (Lesson 2), N162 (Lesson 3), N163 (Lesson 4), N164 (Lesson 5), N165 (Lesson 6), N166 (Lesson 7), N167 (Lesson 8), N169 (Lesson 9), N170 (Lesson 10)


  • Nutrients
  • Water
  • Digestion
  • Health
  • Fruits
  • Vegetables
  • Fiber


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