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Student Recipes can be found at www.kidchenexpedition.com

Many Lessons about food can be downloaded from the Oklahoma Ag in the Classroom website at http://www.clover.okstate.edu/fourh/aitc/

Be A Food Explorer – Students will try a variety of unfamiliar fruits and vegetables, research their origins and develop recipes.
http://www.clover.okstate.edu/fourh/aitc/lessons/intermed/explore.pdf

Fresh From the Farm – Student learn about farmer’s markets and complete a survey to learn what kinds of produce is grown by local farmers and gardeners. http://www.clover.okstate.edu/fourh/aitc/lessons/intermed/fresh.pdf

Fruit or Vegetable – Students explore the difference between fruits and vegetables from different perspectives and develop their own definitions.
http://www.clover.okstate.edu/fourh/aitc/lessons/upper/fruitveg.pdf

How to Pick The Best – Students learn what to look for when selecting fresh fruits and vegetables. http://www.clover.okstate.edu/fourh/aitc/lessons/intermed/buyveg.pdf

Melon Madness – All about many kinds of Oklahoma melons, with activities.
http://www.clover.okstate.edu/fourh/aitc/lessons/melons.pdf

These Roots Run Deep – All about root vegetables and leafy greens.
http://www.clover.okstate.edu/fourh/aitc/lessons/roots.pdf

Plant Parts We Eat – Students will be introduced to an assortment of vegetables and will learn to locate the parts humans use for food.
http://www.clover.okstate.edu/fourh/aitc/lessons/primary/parts.pdf

Lesson from Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service, Family and Consumer Sciences Department — Explore the World With Fruits and Vegetables — A game similar to Jeopardy. www.kidchenexpedition.com