What’s New at IFASBOOKS
Munchy Adventures 4-H Project Book
Chef Nicky is back! Everyone’s favorite health-minded guinea pig has returned with a new adventure filled with challenges, puzzles, fun physical activities and games, recipes and more! Munchy Adventures is designed to inspire children ages 8-10 to be more aware of the importance of eating healthy foods and being physically active every day to grow and stay healthy.
In five fun-filled chapters, Chef Nicky and his friends lead a fun-filled journey through:
- The five basic food groups with MyPlate
- How to learn nutrition facts about the food we eat
- How to start a garden to grow your own fruits and vegetables
- How to get the right amount of energy and nutrients to stay active, grow properly and stay healthy
- How to be physically active all day, every day
Perfect for 4-H clubs and after school programs, Munchy Adventures is a great way to teach kids the importance of nutrition and set them on the lifelong path to health and wellness.
Faculty/Staff link: http://ifasbooks.ifas.ufl.edu/p-627-munchy-adventures-4-h-project-book-sf.aspx
Live Online Event: Talking with the Author of How Plants Work
Friday, November 19
1 pm – 2 pm
Dr. Linda Chalker-Scott is an associate professor of horticulture and an Extension specialist at Washington State University. She is a cohost of The Garden Professors blog and author of numerous books, including The Informed Gardener, The Informed Gardener Blooms Again and How Plants Work.
How Plants Work: The science behind the amazing things plants do
For more, visit the IFAS Extension Boostore at http://ifasbooks.ifas.ufl.edu/