Healthy Eating and Nutrition: 6 Reading Comprehension Passages Healthy Habits

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6 reading comprehension passages that teach students about organic vegetables, the parts of plants we eat, the benefits of eating vegetables, and more! Each 1-2 page passage comes with comprehension questions for students to answer. These passages are co-created with a Health Educator and are packed with content. They will support your nutrition and healthy eating units as well as your reading curriculum.

Included Passages:

♦ What are Vegetables?

♦ Vegetables Come in Different Forms

♦ What Are Organic Vegetables?

♦ How Many Vegetables Should I Eat?

♦ Why Should I Eat Vegetables?

♦ Easy Ways to Eat More Veggies

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NOTE: This product is part of a larger resource, The Great Veggie Challenge (3-5) which includes a Pre/Post Assessment, 33 Veggie Picture Cards, 6 Reading Comprehension Passages, Bingo Game, Caught Being Healthy Cards, word search, writing paper, a vegetable classroom challenge, and more!



The Great Veggie Challenge (K-2) which includes 33 veggie picture cards, Mini-Book, Bingo Game, Eat a Rainbow worksheet, Write the Room, Caught Being Healthy Cards, writing paper, word search, a vegetable classroom challenge, and more!

Vegetable Mini-Book and Bingo Game

Pair your healthy eating unit with these PHYSICAL ACTIVITY resources:

4 Physical Activity Reading Comprehension Passages and Bingo Game (3-5)

The Great Physical Activity Bundle (3-5)

The Great Physical Activity Bundle (K-2)

Physical Activity Mini-Book and Bingo Game (K-2)

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.
Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.


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