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Frutas/ Fruits
ISBN: 9781432917906
Author: Schaefer, Lola M.
Publisher: Capstone Pr Inc
Published: June 2008
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Binding Type: Paperback
Annotation: Describes what fruits are, where they come from, and why they are important to a healthy diet.
Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Nonfiction | Readers
- Juvenile Nonfiction | Health & Daily Living | Diet & Nutrition
- Juvenile Nonfiction | Cooking & Food
Dewey: 613.2
LCCN: bl2009002999
Academic/Grade Level: Grade 1-2, Age 6-7
Series: Grupo Alimenticios/ Food Groups
Book type: Easy Non Fiction
BISAC category:
Physical Information: 0.50" H x 50.00" L x 8.00" W
Bargain Category: Upper Elementary, Science, Reference, Non-Fiction, Bilingual/Spanish
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 118978
Reading Level: 3.9   Interest Level: Lower Grades   Point Value: 0.5
Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
Reviewed by Horn Book Guide Reviews (Horn Book Guide Reviews 2009 Spring)
This series discusses the six food groups that make up a healthy diet. Each book explains the origin of the foods, how to ensure that sufficient amounts of each group are consumed daily, easy recipes, and physical characteristics. Information is presented through simple sentence structures in accurate Spanish (though some facts are unsupported). Large photographs and clear diagrams illustrate the concepts. Reading list, websites. Glos., ind. [Review covers these Grupos alimenticios titles: [cf2]Aceites[cf1], [cf2]Carnes y proteinas[cf1], [cf2]Cereales[cf1], [cf2]Frutas[cf1], [cf2]Leche[cf1], and [cf2]Vegetales[cf1].] Copyright 2009 Horn Book Guide Reviews.
Reviewed by Horn Book Guide Reviews (Horn Book Guide Reviews 2008 Fall)
This series explores the five food groups and oils in terms of where each type of food originates, its nutritional value, cooking and serving possibilities, and the reasons for maintaining a balanced diet. Fresh, crisp photographs extend the basic texts, though some of the information is unsupported (e.g., "Frozen yogurt is colder than ice cream"). Each book includes simple recipes. Reading list, websites. Glos., ind. [Review covers these Food Groups titles: Fruits, Grains, Meat and Protein, Milk, Oils, and Vegetables.] Copyright 2008 Horn Book Guide Reviews.