The Foods I Eat

The Food I Eat…The Foods You Eat! Comprehensive Kit
Help your students learn about healthy eating as they discover the diversity of those around them!

Built around a vibrant, illustrated read-together big book and two storybooks, this colorful kit engages young children through both their tummies and their curiosity! The books introduce a multicultural classroom where students learn about the color, texture, size, shape and taste of fruits and vegetables; and discover the similarities and differences of all types of sandwiches – from "PB&Js" to tacos and pita-pockets. The children in the story – and in your classroom – can learn more about their own favorite foods and explore new foods that their friends from other cultures enjoy, too.

Kit includes:

  • 80-page Teacher’s Guide (“Multicultural Nutrition Guide for Early Childhood Settings”)
  • The Foods We Eat (big book)
  • It’s a Sandwich! (storybook)
  • All Our Fruits and Vegetables (storybook)
  • Hooray for Handwashing (poster)
  • Rice Balls/Fruit Leather, Taco/Pita Pocket (recipe/station cards)
  • Audio CD (3 sing-along songs, and book narrations)

$74.95


It’s A Sandwich! Mini Kit 
Introduce students to good nutrition and diversity through sandwiches! 

Explore nutrition and multiculturalism through something all cultures enjoy: sandwiches! They may go by different names in different places but people everywhere enjoy sandwiches (bread with filling). As you introduce young students to different sandwiches, you’ll strengthen their pre-reading, verbal, listening, decision-making and cooperative skills – and share important lessons about appreciating diverse cultures. You’ll also enjoy some tasty sandwich samples!

Kit includes:

  • It’s a Sandwich! (storybook)
  • 4-page Teacher’s Guide
  • 4-page sandwich recipe booklet for Pita Pockets, Tacos, Spring Rolls, and Rotis
  • Taco/Pita Pocket (recipe/station cards)
  • Hooray for Handwashing (poster)

$16.95


Let’s Count Fruits and Vegetables Mini Kit
Get students counting as they learn about fresh fruits and vegetables!

Join a multicultural classroom of young children learning the size, shape, color, texture and taste of fruits and vegetables from many cultures. And, children learn to count at the same time! A colorful read-together storybook, laminated counting cards – for sequencing, sorting and matching – and an idea-filled Teacher’s Guide will get your students counting, learning about healthful foods and appreciating diversity.

Kit includes:

  • All Our Fruits and Vegetables (storybook)
  • 4-page Teacher’s guide
  • 12 full-color laminated vegetable counting cards. Flip them over for 12 full-color fruit counting cards.

$16.95