FoodPrints Curriculum

Growing Vegetable Soup


Health & Nutrition

Standards Alignment:

Next Generation Science Standards

Common Core ELA

Grade Level:



Winter / February


The purpose of this lesson is for students to explore vegetables. They will choose vegetables they would like to plant in the garden, carefully observe a few winter vegetables and celebrate the variety of vegetables they can eat. 

Big Idea

We can grow a variety of vegetables in our garden.

Guiding Questions

Why is it exciting and valuable to plan for a garden?

How are winter vegetables similar and different?