This month’s Harvest of the Month is Beets! Did you know the Romans were some of the first people to cultivate and develop beets for their roots as well as use them for feeding animals? Use the materials below to showcase beets this month.
Table Tent – Print on 11×17
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Lesson 3: Investigate Like a Super Sleuth – The Great Garden Detective Adventure: A Standards-Based Gardening Nutrition Curriculum – USDA Team Nutrition – Grades: 3 & 4
Lesson 9: Explore a Flavor Mystery – The Great Garden Detective Adventure: A Standards-Based Gardening Nutrition Curriculum – USDA Team Nutrition – Grades 3 & 4
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 K-12 Portal page for these resources and many more.
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