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National Agriculture in the Classroom

Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix

Companion Resource

Robbin Gourley

Bring Me Some Apples and I'll Make You a Pie

From the whippoorwill's call on the first day of spring through the first snowfall, Edna and members of her family gather fruits, berries, and vegetables from the fields, garden and orchard on their Virginia farm and turn them into wonderful meals. Includes facts about the life of Edna Lewis, a descendant of slaves who grew up to be a famous chef.

Robbin Gourley

Illustrated by John Stevens

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