Berry Fresh Month

Berries Berries

Berries are grown in various regions all over the world. They are small, but packed with nutrients and come in many forms: acai berries, blackberries, blueberries, cranberries, currants, goji berries, huckleberries, lingonberries (cowberries), mulberries, raspberries, and strawberries!


What's Cooking image Berry Recipes

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From the What's Cooking? USDA Mixing Bowl.


Discover MyPlate Fruit Discover MyPlate: Emergent Readers - Fruits

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Discover MyPlate and Meet Farrah Fruit. Learn about berries and other delicious fruits.


Garden Detective Berry Lesson The Great Garden Detective Berry Lesson

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Discover the berry sweet evidence! It’s a yummy lesson for grades 3-4.


Team Nutrition Berry Fun Events Idea Booklet

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Celebrate fruits, including berries with school-wide fruit and vegetable events


Grow It, Try It, Like It! The Strawberry Patch

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Explore the strawberry patch at Tasty Acres Farm! Help youngsters learn about these flavorful fruits, how a strawberry looks, feels, tastes, and smells along with
other hands-on growing activities.


The Great Garden Detective Adventure

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Discover what fruits and vegetables are sweetest, crunchiest, and juiciest through a series of investigations and fun experiences connecting the school garden to the classroom, school cafeteria, and home. This eleven-lesson curriculum for 3rd and 4th grades includes bulletin board materials, veggie dice, fruit and vegetable flash cards, and ten issues of Garden Detective News for parents/caregivers.


Flashcards Fruit and Vegetable Flashcards

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WANTED: Blackberries, Raspberries, and Strawberries. For being packed with vitamin C and helping kids eat smart to play hard.