This The Ugly Vegetables: Veggie Wrap Sandwich lesson plan also includes:
The Ugly Vegetables is a book that introduces young children to some of the lesser-known veggies. With healthy eating and Chinese cooking as the theme of the activity, children will discuss how healthy food can stimulate the five senses. They read the story and then make and eat and ugly vegetable soup using a variety of Chinese veggies, like bok choy and daikon radishes. Some great extras are included.
- An adjective list is included that provides different ways to describe each of the five senses
- Cooking in the classroom is a great way to include parent volunteers in the classroom
- Some children may have food allergies, it is a good idea to check with parents prior to making and serving the soup