Carrots

Carrots are this month’s Harvest of the Month! Carrots originated in Central Asia over a thousand years ago, but became popular in Europe in the thirteenth century. Use the materials below to showcase carrots this month.

 

 

Recipes

Carrot Pumpkin Muffins – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards

Carrot Salad – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards

Crispy Carrot Fries – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards

Lemon Roasted Carrots – Single Recipe Card – Printable 2 Recipe Cards

 

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Additional Activities

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

Lesson 1: The World of Edible Plants – Dig In! Standards-Based Nutrition Education from the Ground Up – USDA Team Nutrition – Grades: 5 & 6

Lesson 7: Chef Challenge – Dig In! Standards-Based Nutrition Education from Ground Up – USDA Team Nutrition – Grades: 5 & 6

Resources

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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HOM Crispy Carrot Fries