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Harvest of the Month Newsletter

What Can Teachers Do?

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1. Teach Students Read the News

Harvest of the Month

Educate students and families on the monthly seasonal fruit or vegetable.

October
Winter Squash
| Educator Newsletter

See complete list of
Harvest of the Month Newsletters
with translations.

PROGRAM RESOURCES

The Harvest of the Month program offers educational resources related to a calendar of colorful fruits and vegetables.  It was developed by the Network for a Healthy California in order to motivate and empower students to develop healthier eating habits and to increase physical activity. The program includes a Tool Kit of resources to reach students, families & educators. The following resources are available for download from the Harvest of the Month download page:

  • Educator Newsletter 
    Provides resources for school staff focusing on a featured produce item. The ideas and hands-on activities link to a variety of curricular areas.
  • Family newsletter 
    Allows students and their families to share Harvest of the Month resources including recipes, healthy eating tips, & physical activities.
  • Harvest of the Month Educational Resources
    Provides Kindergarten – 6th grade level nutrition activity packets that links each Harvest of the Month highlight to other curricular areas as well as links to additional translations of the family newsletters.

 

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