Cover image for Vegetables / by Cynthia Klingel and Robert B. Noyed ; photographs by Gregg Andersen.
Title:
Vegetables / by Cynthia Klingel and Robert B. Noyed ; photographs by Gregg Andersen.
Author:
Amoroso, Cynthia.
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Publication Information:
Milwaukee, WI : Weekly Reader Early Learning Library, 2002.
Physical Description:
24 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm.
Summary:
Provides a simple explanation of the role that vegetables play in good nutrition.
Language:
English
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 1.7 0.5 62090.
ISBN:
9780836830606

9780836831498
Format :
Book

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Weekly Reader RM Early Learning Library guides beginning readers to greater early literacy proficiency, while introducing common concepts in the early elementary curriculum.Let's Read About Food is a series of six lively and easy-to-understand books for young readers about the different food groups, the role each one plays in a balanced diet, and the importance of good eating habits. Simple, repetitive text closely linked with colorful original photography makes these books exceptionally accessible to the youngest readers. Key-word repetition and glossaries help children build vocabulary and reading skills as they learn that eating a variety of foods every day gives them the nutrients they need to be healthy and strong.In Vegetables, readers learn that lettuce, broccoli, carrot sticks, corn on the cob and other vegetables can contribute to a healthy and balanced diet.


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Provides a simple explanation of the role that vegetables play in good nutrition.


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School Library Journal Review

PreS-Gr 1-Both titles use bold color photographs and repetitive vocabulary to teach good nutrition. Each spread has one or two sentences on the left and a complementary illustration on the right. The books briefly describe different types of fruits or vegetables and their value to a healthy lifestyle. The children appear charming, and foods look luscious enough to eat. Informative and enjoyable for the younger set and for independent readers.-Pamela K. Bomboy, Chesterfield County Public Schools, VA (c) Copyright 2010. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.


School Library Journal Review

PreS-Gr 1-Both titles use bold color photographs and repetitive vocabulary to teach good nutrition. Each spread has one or two sentences on the left and a complementary illustration on the right. The books briefly describe different types of fruits or vegetables and their value to a healthy lifestyle. The children appear charming, and foods look luscious enough to eat. Informative and enjoyable for the younger set and for independent readers.-Pamela K. Bomboy, Chesterfield County Public Schools, VA (c) Copyright 2010. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.