National Apple Month

Fruit and Vegetable Flashcards from the Great Garden Detective

USDA FNS Team Nutrition

Wanted for its sweet and crunchy fruit, which provides fiber, some vitamin C, and the mineral potassium. Apples

Apples and More

University of Illinois Extension.

Facts, educational materials, games and activities, and recipes all about apples!

Apple Recipes

USDA. Food, Nutrition and Consumer Services.

From the What's Cooking? USDA Mixing Bowl.
It’s apple season! Serve kids new recipes this month made with this Fall favorite.


The Great Garden Detective Adventure

USDA. Food and Nutrition Services. Team Nutrition.

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.