This new book from Cherry Lake Publishing, highlights vegetables, one of the food groups contained in the new dietary guidelines for Americans launched in January 2011 by the FDA. This leveled reader helps the young child understand the importance of vegetables as a part of a balanced diet.
A boy named Jack who has just broken his leg teaches his younger sister Lissa all the things he learned about bones while at the doctor's office getting his cast.
After getting their heart rates up while on a bike ride, a boy named Rico teaches his younger sister Rosa about the heart.
A girl named Jasmine teaches a younger student at her school everything she has learned about lungs and the respiratory system while researching them for her booth at her schools Science Fair.
Tim and insists on telling his sister Grace all about the digestive system while their father is sick with a stomachache.
There are lots of healthy foods. What healthy snacks do you like?
Introduces the benefits of healthy foods, the five food groups, and how the digestive system works to turn food into energy for our bodies while offering tips for a healthy diet.