Poems & Rhymes

My Favorite Vegetable

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Your child will gain knowledge of the vegetable's names and also which part are we eating.

Time
5 minutes
Ages
24 - 60 months
Group size
1 - 8 tots
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Poems & Rhymes

Carrots and turnips are roots we eat, roots we eat,
They are parts of a plant.
Sugarcane and asparagus are stems we eat, stems we eat,
They are parts of a plant.
Spinach and coriander are leaves we eat, leaves we eat,
They are parts of a plant.
Cauliflower and Broccoli are flowers we eat, flowers we eat,
They are parts of a plant.
Green peas and beans are seeds we eat, seeds we eat,
They are parts of a plant.

Act It Out
Dress up children as different vegetables and they can come forward and sing their vegetable's part.
Discussion Questions
What is your favorite vegetable? Why?
Child's opinion
Associated Activity
1. Read "Growing Vegetable Soup" by Lois Elhert
2. Have your child taste the different vegetables!

Original Source

Revathi, preschool teacher

Developmental skills

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