You Are What You Eat Backpack Learning Kit
3 years & up. Children are never too young to build an understanding of personal health. Together with your child, learn to identify healthful foods, recognize food groups, and increase awareness of healthy nutritional choices. Includes hands-on manipulatives, books, and a selection of related activities to optimize the learning experience. Supports parent involvement and early learning through a variety of interactive and engaging activities. An ideal way for teachers and families to enrich children's learning experiences together -- back to back! Each kit includes a clear vinyl backpack and bilingual activity card(s).
- Growing Vegetable Soup and A sembrar sopa de verduras Paperback Books – each book introduces children to gardening: planting, weeding, harvesting, washing, chopping, cooking, and eating (English version and Spanish version are both included)
- Fruit and Vegetable Stencil Set – Children will continue their nutrition and healthy eating discovery with these stencils
- Pack of 8 crayons
- Activity Card(s)
- Clear Backpack features two pockets with zippered closures and adjustable shoulder straps
*Note: Components may change occasionally due to availability. We will only substitute components with developmentally appropriate items that serve the same purpose.
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