Entries Tagged as 'Fruits'

Apples, Cherries, Red Raspberries

April 8th, 2011 · No Comments · Books

Review By JENNIFER GANNETT In our house, we’ve really enjoyed a math-themed book by the author of Apples, Cherries, Red Raspberries: What is in the Fruit Group? and since it has been such a beloved read, so I was excited to see what this book all about fruit would be like. In general, it is […]

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The Secret Life of Mitch Spinach

January 26th, 2011 · 4 Comments · Books

Review By ROBYN MOORE The Secret Life of Mitch Spinach begins in the cafeteria, where Mitch’s classmates are eating the standard American diet of pizza, French fries, and chicken fingers (this is a sad commentary on our schools today, where most cafeterias serve processed junk food). Mitch pulls out his Nutripak, filled with organic fruits, […]

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The Rainbow Bunch

January 24th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By HUYEN MACMICHAEL After reading this story and seeing the magnetic chart, my daughter hurried to the kitchen to set up the chart and eat more fruits and vegetables! My preschooler and I really enjoyed Kia Robertson’s book about five kids who “didn’t eat right/ No fruits and veggies… not even one bite!” Each […]

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Fruits of India, Vegetables of India, and Flowers of India

January 19th, 2011 · 2 Comments · Books

Review By CAROLYN M. MULLIN When it’s Indian Night in our household, I’m usually the sous chef prepping all the fruits and veggies for our masalas, curries and chutneys. And when these three titles, Fruits of India, Vegetables of India, and Flowers of India, made their way into my hands, I was not only giddily […]

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