Grow It, Try It, Like It: Preschool Fun with Fruits and Vegetables

U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Svc., dist. by USDA's Team Nutrition. 2009. 7 vols. illus. CD-ROMs. SuDoc # A98.9:406. Print version free to selected school libraries. See form at


Written for parents and teachers of preschoolers, this fun and colorful kit provides a ton of food and nutrition advice intertwined with hands-on activities for the development of children’s motor, intellectual, and social skills. Posters, pamphlets, and CD-ROMs describe puzzles and games, recipes, and seasonal garden projects that revolve around growing fruits and vegetables and preparing them for meals.

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