“Why try to explain miracles to your kids when you can just have them plant a garden.” -Robert Brault

“...no one is born a great cook, one learns by doing.” ―Julia Child

"Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago." -Les Brown

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Harvest of the Month (HOTM) highlights a seasonal produce of the month. It provides students the opportunity to sample a fresh seasonal fruit or vegetable and learn about it.

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By Project EAT Youth

The Healthy Living Festival at the Oakland Zoo was fun. Our booth was Rethink Your Drink, and the seniors loved it! They liked how it was a new fun way of making your water taste better and be healthy without any sugar or calories....

By Project EAT Staff

To approach the arrival of our April spinach, a team of McKinley teachers decided to teach a similar lesson across grade levels. Our focus was comparison.

By Project EAT Staff

… we’re thinking, learning, singing, dancing, reading, writing, and reciting poems about fresh fruits and vegetables at Thomas Jefferson Elementary in San Leandro, CA.

By Project EAT Staff

Ms Magee's third grade bi-lingual class enjoyed the fruits and vegetables they tasted from Harvest of the Month throughout the year.  They discussed all the different kinds they tried, then wrote about and drew their favorite, and why they liked them.