Free Leafy Greens Lesson Plans and Materials

SUBJECT AREA: Language Arts, Math, Science/Health, Social Studies

GRADE LEVEL: Grades 3 - 5
SUMMARY: Students are led through activities across the core curriculum by a team of five dinosaur characters dressed in baseball uniforms who are the "Cruciferous Crusaders" All-Star Cancer Fighting Baseball Team.
(Cruciferous = vegetables in the leafy green family).
1. Students will understand nutritional benefits of cruciferous vegetables.
2. Students will understand cancer-fighting elements in cruciferous vegetables. 3. Students will encourage the increase in consumption of leafy greens at home.