Bell Peppers


Available in a rainbow of colors, bell peppers range from tangy to sweet. Use the links below to find nutrition education materials about sweet bell peppers.

Discover MyPlate: Vegetables

Discover MyPlate includes six Emergent Readers featuring kindergarten-level sight words that help children build literacy skills while learning about the five food groups and MyPlate.

Vegetables includes the sight words: I, have (used in Lessons 1 and 3)
A MyPlate Meal includes the sight words: I, she, he, we, has, have

Bell Pepper Recipes


Quantity recipes containing bell peppers from the USDA Mixing Bowl.

Nutrition Education

Team Nutrition MyPlate eBooks  USDA. FNS. Team Nutrition
Team Nutrition Popular Events Idea Booklet  USDA. FNS. Team Nutrition



Watch Your Garden Grow: Peppers

University of Illinois Extension.

Web site contains in depth information on bell peppers including varieties, planting and growing as well as selection, storage, nutritional information and preparation techniques.