How Did that Get in My Lunchbox?: The Story of Food
Fresh retro artwork lures little readers on a tasty trip to farms, dairies, and more. Yum!
The best part of a young child’s day is often opening a lunchbox and diving in. But how did all that delicious food get there? Who made the bread for the sandwich? What about the cheese inside? Who plucked the fruit? And where did the chocolate in that cookie get its start? From planting wheat to mixing flour into dough, climbing trees to machine-squeezing fruit, picking cocoa pods to stirring a vat of melted bliss, here is a clear, engaging look at the steps involved in producing some common foods. Healthy tips and a peek at basic food groups complete the menu.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Fjola - LibraryThing
Good concept, although the book ends up being not terribly exciting. This is a good beginner book on food/nutrition and could probably be a discussion starter. My five year didn't really learn anything new here, but if this is your first book on the subject you might. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Jclark5 - LibraryThing
Another great nonfiction children's book that teaches kids about where the food in their lunchbox came from. It is important for kids to know that food does not just come from the kitchen. Children ... Read full review