We Grew It--Let's Eat It
Publication Date: May 1, 2010
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DC twins Annie and Veda learn about the White House veggie garden and want to grow fruits and vegetables, too. But how can you do that if you live in an apartment? Watch the twins and senior gardener Ida work and play their way through planting, tending, and harvesting in a neighborhood community garden. Then comes the fun of preparing and eating simple, tasty, homegrown food!
City kids learn a lot of valuable tools for survival, like how to ride subways and push the buttons on elevators. But a lot of city kids think that green is just the color of a streetlight. Not Annie and Veda, two 5-year-old girls living in Washington, D.C., who now know that fresh vegetables don't just come from the market. More at NPR.org
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