Submit a comment to this blog to let us know which of these are your favorites. One lucky teacher will be randomly selected to win this super-fun watermelon-themed swag: a watermelon water bottle and a watermelon casserole tote. You’ll be all ready for healthy lunches, spring picnics, and summer holidays for sure! Hurry, send your comment by February 9 to be included in our drawing.
You’ll find all of the new resources at Watermelon.org/MyPlate. Materials reinforce the Department of Agriculture MyPlate program. Here’s a peek at what’s there:
J. Slice activity sheets for kids. Students will meet the friendly characters J. Slice, Pinky, and Patch as they learn about fruits, vegetables, dairy, grains, and more.
Printable lifestyle tips. These healthy living tip sheets are loaded with information to use in lessons about healthy living and to help you keep your healthy living resolutions!
Colorful J. Slice lunchbox cards. Add a little fun to lunchtime with these printable cards. Share them with parents too.
Plus you’ll lots of delicious and nutritious snack and lunch ideas too. Check them out here!
Craving those watermelon kebabs right now,
PS: Did you know that watermelon is both a fruit and a vegetable? I didn’t! Get the facts on watermelon here.