Market Fresh Day – October 2013

Last week two ladies from the Market Fresh program came to our school and taught all the grades about eating healthy fruits and vegetables.

We learnt about how we should eat a variety of different colours because there are different vitamins in each. We learnt you should try and eat the skin on fruits and vegetables because a lot of vitamins and minerals are in the skin. Your taste buds are changing continuously across our life time. There were 5 different types of capsicums: green, yellow, red, white, purple. All of them start growing green, except for the purple.

After the visitors told us about different fruits and vegetables we got to try lots of different types such as:
– yellow capsicum
– asparagus
– cucumber
– carrot
– apples
– bananas
– pears
– avacado dip
– tomatoes
– oranges
– cantalope/rockmelon

What is your favourite fruit or vegetable?
Have you ever tried purple or white capsicum?
Has the Market Fresh program ever come to your school before?

7 thoughts on “Market Fresh Day – October 2013

  1. Hi it is Seth and Dylan here.

    The Market Fresh Day was fun and we got to try new types of food.

    Seths favourite fruit was: Yellow capsicum.
    Dylans favourite fruit was: Banana.

    My question is what was your favourite fruit?

    By Seth and Dylan!!!!

  2. Hello 4/5P and world!

    we are going to get the questions out of the way so here we go!
    (1) What is your favourite fruit and vegetable?

    Alex’s answer: My favourite vegetable is corn and my favourite fruit are strawberries!

    Grayson’s answer: My favourite fruits are Dragon fruit, strawberries, kiwifruit, bananas, blueberries and watermelons! but those are not my favourite veggies! these are! Peas and corn!

    (2)Have you ever tried white/purple capsicum before?

    (Alex) Never in my life have I tried that!
    (Grayson) Never in my life have I tried that!

    (3) has the market fresh program ever come to your school before?

    (Alex) No,
    (Grayson)It has now!

    it was very interesting for Grayson but not as fun for Alex,

    Questions!
    Did you enjoy the market fresh day?
    Have you used any of the ingredients that we tried in cooking?
    that’s all from us for now, so have fun and answer our questions!
    From Alex & Grayson.

  3. Hello 4/5P,

    Market Fresh Day was awesome! We got try heaps of different fruits like:
    – capsicum
    – rockmelon
    – cucumber with avocado dip
    – orange
    – apple
    – pear
    -tomato

    The questions asked are:
    What is your favourite fruit or veggie? – Tayla likes mangoes and Olivia likes grapes and strawberries

    Have you ever tried purple or white capsicum? – Tayla and Olivia have never tried either.

    Have the Market Fresh Program ever came to your school? – Yes!!

    Our question is:
    What is your favourite type of capsicum?

    got to go,
    Tayla-Jade and Olivia M

  4. Hi 4/5P,
    We really loved trying all the different types of fruit and veg, it was interesting.

    Some of the new thing we tried were:
    – Yellow Capsicum
    – Asparagus (disgusting)
    – Avacado dip

    We also learnt lots. We learnt:
    -there is purple and white capsicum (weird)
    -asparugus is disgusgusting!
    and lots more!!!!!! 🙂 🙂 🙂

    Questions
    What is your faveourite fruit or veg?
    C: apples
    B: rockmalon and mango
    T: mango

    Have we ever tried yellow or white capscon?
    C: no
    B: no
    T: no

    Do you like asparagus???? We HATE IT!!! 🙂

    Got to go,
    Bailey, Cam and Ty! 🙂 🙂 🙂

  5. Hello guys,

    My favourite fruit is peach and Brent’s is orange. We all had a lot of fruit. The market fresh food program has came to our school before. We haven’t had white or purple capsicum.

    Bye for now
    from Brent and Bradley

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  6. Hi guys,

    My favourite fruit or vegetable is a mango. I like it because it is soft and creamy and tastes good.

    And no I have never tried purple or white capsicum.

    Bye for now,
    Bradley

  7. Hi 4/5 P
    My favourite fruit is mango. They are so sweet and juicy.
    I have seen white capsicum, but I have never tried it and I haven’t even seen purple capsicum.
    That was the second time it came to our school.
    Happy Blogging 🙂 🙂 🙂 🙂 🙂 🙂 🙂

    Kaitlyn

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