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Nutrient Files

HOTM Teacher Packets

2020 - 2021 School Year

Harvest of the Month Teacher Packets
(Also see all past packets)

September
Grapes
9/15 - 9/18

Teacher packet

Videos:
HOTM – Grapes (Farm to School – San Diego USD)
Grow Your Own Grapes - the Right Way (TRUE FOOD TV)
What IS That WAXY COATING on My Grapes? (TRUE FOOD TV)
Learn Fruits and Vegetables for Kids: The Grapes (Your Kids TV)

Past packets
PreK-2 Eng/Span | 3-6 Eng/Span | 7-HS

October
Squash
10/13 - 10/16
Teacher packet Past packets
Magazine | PreK-2 Worksheets | 3-6  Worksheets
7-HS Worksheets | Stickers
November
Pears
11/10 - 11/13
Teacher packet Past packets
PreK-23-6 | 7-HS
Spanish
December
Sweet Potato
12/8 - 12/11
Teacher packet Past packets
PreK-23-6 | 7-HS
Spanish | Stickers
January
Citrus
1/19 - 1/22
Teacher packet

Past packets
Pomelo: Packet
Grapefruit: PreK-2 Eng/Span | 3-6 Eng/Span
7-HS Eng/Span | Stickers

Orange: PreK-2 | 3-5 | 6-8 | 9-12

February
Beans
2/17 - 2/19
Teacher packet

Past packets
PreK Eng/Span | 3-6 Eng/Span
7-HS Eng/Span
History of the Dietary Guidelines

"Organic" in Food and Art
Scientific Article on the Gut Microbiome

March 
Asparagus
3/16 - 3/19
Teacher packet

Past packets
PreK-2 | 3-6 | 7-HS
Spanish | Stickers | Recipes
Additional Resources | 2017 Packet

April
Dried Fruit
4/7 - 4/9
Teacher packet

Past packets
PreK-2 | 3-6 | 7-HS

May
Stone Fruit
5/12 - 5/15
Teacher packet

Past packets
See Nectarines, Peaches, and Plums packets
in Past Packets

June
Summer Squash
6/2 - 6/5
Teacher packet Past packets
Magazine | PreK-2 Worksheets | 3-6  Worksheets
7-HS Worksheets | Additional Photos | Stickers

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2013-2014 HOTM Student Workbooks

Chef Art Arellano of BGHS demonstrates how students can chop onions for Kids Cooking Week
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Chef Art Arellano of BGHS demonstrates how students can chop Cilantro for Kids Cooking Week
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PreK-2nd Grade:  "Organic Forms in Nature"
PowerPoint | PDF

3rd - 6th Grade: "Drawing Organically and Geometrically"
WORD DOC | PDF

3rd - 6th Grade: "What Makes It Organic?"
PowerPoint  |  PDF

7th Grade - High School:  "Artist's Inspiration"
PowerPoint  | PDF