Storytime Song – “Open Shut Them” by Hap Palmer
Mystery Letter of the Week with Napoleon (Letter V) & Theme (Eat You Veggies)
Interactive Question – Do you like vegetables? Which one is your favorite?
Action Rhyme – “Veggies Unite!“
Read a Book – Carrot & Pea by Morag Hood
Shaky Egg Song – “I Know a Chicken” by Laurie Berkner
Action Rhyme – “Five Fat Peas”
Read a Book – Monsters Don’t Eat Broccoli by Barbara Jean Hicks
Closing Song – “The Goldfish (Let’s Go Swimming)” by Laurie Berkner
Goodbye Rhyme – “Tickle the Stars”
Eat Your Vegetables Day on June 17, 2022 is the perfect time to get in your greens! Check out the video below to learn more about how we tell the difference between fruits and vegetables.
Did You Know?
- A horn worm can eat an entire tomato plant by itself in one day!
- California produces almost all of the broccoli sold in the United States.
- It is recommended that you eat 5 servings of fruit or vegetables a day (A serving equals 1/2 cup).
Check Out These Crafts!
Follow the link above for detailed instructions on how to make these cute veggie crafts at home!
More Book Options
Vegetables in Underwear by Jared Chapman
Eating the Alphabet by Lois Ehlert
You Are the Pea, and I Am the Carrot by Theron J. Elkins
Monsters Don’t Eat Broccoli by Barbara Jean Hicks
Fruit Bowl by Mark Hoffmann
Carrot & Pea by Morag Hood
Potato Pants! by Laurie Keller
How Martha Saved Her Parents from Green Beans by David LaRochelle
Zombies Don’t Eat Veggies! by Megan Lacera
Sophie’s Squash by Pat Zietlow Miller
Goodnight, Veggies by Diana Murray
A Bad Case of Stripes by David Shannon