Leafy Greens

Leafy greens are this month’s Harvest of the Month! While there are hundreds of varieties of lettuce, there are four main types: butterhead (e.g., Boston, bibb), crisphead (iceberg), looseleaf (e.g., red leaf, green leaf), and romaine. Use the materials below to showcase leafy greens this month.


Easy as 123 Smoothie – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards

Simply Snazzy Salad – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards

Sweet Potato Black Bean and Chard Stew – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards

Turkey Spinach and Apple Wraps – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards


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Additional Activities

Spinach Lane Activities – Grow It, Try It, Like It! Nutrition Education Kit – USDA Team Nutrition – Grades: Preschool 



Need ideas for how to conduct taste tests or a checklist to help guide you through Harvest of the Month throughout the year? Go back to the ECE Portal page for these resources and many more.


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HOM Snazzy Salad