National Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix
Students will develop an awareness that food preferences and cooking styles may be based upon geographic, ethnic, and/or religious/family customs, but all food choices fit into the groups of MyPlate.
Students will develop an understanding that certain foods provide nutrients and energy for growth and healthy living while offering additional dental health benefits.
Students will understand that all food has an agricultural source that has a geographic origin.
Students will develop an awareness that farmers provide an abundance of foods we need to maintain and develop healthy lifestyles.
Students will understand that appropriate portions of foods from each food group should be included in a daily diet.
Students will develop an awareness that farmers provide the variety and abundance of foods we need to develop and maintain healthy lifestyles.
Students will gain familiarity with the health benefits of foods contained in each group of MyPlate.