BISAC Subject JNF024010

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Health & Daily Living / Diet & Nutrition

Weight and Health

From the Series Twenty-First Century Medical Library

By some estimates, 25 percent of young people in the United States are either overweight or obese, a figure that has doubled in the last 30 years. In that time, the physical activities in our… Read More →

  • Dewey: 618.92'398

Were Potato Chips Really Invented by an Angry Chef?: And Other Questions about Food

From the Series Is That a Fact?

Adding salt to water makes it boil faster. Eating turkey makes you sleepy. Organic food is best for the environment. You may have heard these common sayings and beliefs before. But are they… Read More →

  • Lexile: 830
  • ATOS: 5.2
  • Dewey: 641.3

What's on My Plate?: Choosing from the Five Food Groups

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Healthy Eating

Eating a balanced diet is important. Healthy foods give you energy to learn and play. Do you know what the five food groups are? Or how much food from each group you need to stay healthy?… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 613.2

Why Doesn't Everyone Eat Meat?: Vegetarianism and Special Diets

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Healthy Eating

Do you know why people choose the diets they do? Or how people on special diets can get all the nutrients they need? This book provides an engaging and balanced overview of the different ways… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 2.7
  • Dewey: 613.2'6

Why We Eat Dairy

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Nutrition Matters

Calcium in dairy helps us grow strong bones and teeth! Dairy products such as milk, cheese, and yogurt are part of a well-balanced diet. Carefully leveled text and colorful photographs help… Read More →

  • Lexile: 400
  • ATOS: 1.8
  • Dewey: 613.2/8

Why We Eat Fruits

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Nutrition Matters

From apples and grapes to pears and bananas, learn about the wonderful things fruits can do for your body! Carefully leveled text and colorful photographs teach early readers about nutrition… Read More →

  • Lexile: 430
  • ATOS: 1.7
  • Dewey: 613.2/8

Why We Eat Grains

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Nutrition Matters

Grains contain fiber and vitamins for a healthy body! Wheat, oats, rice, and other grains are part of a balanced diet. Carefully leveled text and colorful photographs teach early readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 400
  • ATOS: 1.8
  • Dewey: 613.2/8

Why We Eat Healthy Foods

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Health Matters

Do you know what foods are good for you? It's not just vegetables! Find out more about eating healthy and why it's important. Lively, carefully leveled text, age-appropriate critical thinking… Read More →

  • Lexile: 380
  • Dewey: 613.2

Why We Eat Protein

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Nutrition Matters

Meat, poultry, seafood, nuts and eggs too, learn about the amazing things protein can do! Our bodies need protein to give us energy and make our muscles strong. Carefully leveled text and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • ATOS: 1.8
  • Dewey: 613.2/82

Why We Eat Vegetables

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Nutrition Matters

Learn about the wonderful things vegetables can do for your body! Veggies such as carrots, peas, corn, and broccoli are important for a balanced diet. Carefully leveled text and colorful… Read More →

  • Lexile: 390
  • ATOS: 1.9
  • Dewey: 613.2/8

Yogurt and Cheeses and Ice Cream That Pleases, 2nd Edition: What Is in the Dairy Group?

From the Series Food Is CATegorical ™

What is in the dairy group? Cheese, yogurt, pudding, and much more. Brian P. Cleary's goofy verse and Martin Goneau's humorous illustrations give young readers gallons of examples from the… Read More →

  • Dewey: 600

You're the Chef — eBook Set

From the Series You're the Chef

Set

You’re the Chef is a fun, basic cooking series for beginning cooks. Simple recipes are presented with illustrated step-by-step instructions and a photograph of each finished dish. The focus… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $479.88
  • Your Price: $359.91
  • 12 titles

You Want Me to Eat That?: A kids' guide to eating right

From the Series Start Smart ™ — Health

Have you ever been told, "Eat your vegetables"? Some of the orange ones are okay; even the yellow ones are fine. Give it a chance and discover why eating a variety of foods is good for… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 610

Yummy Soup and Salad Recipes

From the Series You're the Chef

Are you ready to cook up some yummy soups and salads? You can be the chef with these easy-to-follow recipes for dishes such as chicken wonton soup, fruity dessert soup, crunchy taco salad… Read More →

  • Lexile: 670
  • Dewey: 641.81'3