Is your kid a veggie kid?

16th December, 2010 - Posted by Sammie Gann - 13 Comments

THE SECRET to getting kids wildly enthusiastic about vegetables:  invite them to rap about veggies!  While these Bridge Point grade school rap stars were filmed they were asked about their veggie-eating habits, and–WITHOUT EXCEPTION–each rapper explained what he/she now does to eat more vegetables.  Watch, and be inspired!

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Nutrition is essential to health.  The K-4 National Science Education Standards from the National Research Council state that “Students should understand how the body uses food and how various foods contribute to health. Recommendations for good nutrition include eating a variety of foods, eating less sugar, and eating less fat.”

Way to go Bridge Point Grade School for encouraging healthy choices for your students! What are some additional creative ways that you teach your students to make healthy food choices?

Posted on: December 16, 2010

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December 16th, 2010 at 11:09 am    

“Perhaps due to my own musical preferences, I vastly underestimated how well “Veggie Raps” would be received as part of the Healthy Choices program at Bridge Point. I’d assumed maybe 30 or so kids would want to perform broccoli-ish poetry in front of the 700-strong student body. I was off by a mile! Over 100 students performed veggie raps!”

William (Fourth Grade Student)

June 2nd, 2011 at 9:11 am    


chase b

June 2nd, 2011 at 11:17 am    

I love it.what is your favorit part.


June 2nd, 2011 at 11:18 am    

Epic video

Carrie M

June 2nd, 2011 at 11:18 am    


Chance K

June 2nd, 2011 at 11:19 am    

That is so so cool!!!!!!!!!


June 2nd, 2011 at 11:21 am    

I like the third fourth and fifth grades RAP.


June 2nd, 2011 at 2:13 pm    

BEST VIDEO EVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Chika O

June 2nd, 2011 at 4:23 pm    

I loved those veggie raps especially the veggies are cool.

Rana A

June 3rd, 2011 at 5:06 pm    

I loved those vidios ! OMG !!!!!!!! :)

Kristen F

June 5th, 2011 at 1:35 pm    

I really liked the video it was very cool!

Patrick S

June 9th, 2011 at 12:56 pm    

I love watching this video becouse it teach you to eat your veggies.I love the veggie raps becouse it will help you toeat them.

Rana A

June 9th, 2011 at 12:57 pm    

These videos make me LOL ! LOL! LOL ! :) :) :) :) :)

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