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Dig In! Standards-Based Nutrition Education from the Ground Up

Nov 05, 2014
About this Lesson Plan
  • Subject: Nutrition/Science/Food
  • Duration: 20-40 minutes each lesson
  • Grades: 4-5
  • Ages: 9-11
  • Reading Levels: Intermediate
  • Prerequisite Knowledge and Skills:

Explore a world of possibilities in the garden and on your plate using ten inquiry-based lessons that engage 5th and 6th graders in growing, harvesting, tasting, and learning about fruits and vegetables.

This program is currently only available in English.  However, a family handout is available in Spanish.

Teachers Guide:

Table of Contents
Dear Teacher Letter
About this Curriculum
Food Safety Mini-Posters
Dig In! At a Glance
Gardening Guide

Student Handouts for Lesson 1-10

Teachers Guide Lessons 1-10

Parents Handouts

Dig In! at Home parent booklet (English version)

Dig In! en casa parent booklet (Spanish version)


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Written on Nov 05, 2014Last updated on Nov 05, 2014




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