Fruit and Veggie Stories
Along with reading books about fruits and vegetables and healthful eating at story time, display the books in your classroom library or language center. Provide writing materials and encourage children to create their own stories too. Here are recommended books for children from preschool to age 8.

Eating the Alphabet by Lois Ehlert (Harcourt Brace, 1989)

Grandpa's Garden Lunch by Judith Caseley (HarperCollins, 1990)
Growing Vegetable Soup by Lois Ehlert (Harcourt Brace, 1987)
Oliver's Vegetables by Vivian French (Orchard Books, 1998)
Over Under in the Garden by Pat Schories (Farrar, Straus, & Giroux, 1996)
The Pea Patch Jig by Thacher Hurd (Demco Media, 1995)
Potluck by Anne Shelby (Orchard Books, 1994)