By Mary, Claire, Sabin, and Noah
What we know about about the fruit group
Fruit has vitamin C. When we eat different colored fruits we get phytochemicals. They help us so we do not get sick. Fruits also have fiber to hel us digest our food.
List of foods in the fruit group
Cherries, watermelon, pineapple, apple, raspberries, kiwi, cantaloupe, banana, strawberry, pears, grapes, blueberries, mango, honeydew, orange, lemon, papaya, lime, blackberries, and tomatoes.
Apple sauce is brown
It sounds like summer
It tastes soft.
And smells like cinnamon.
Applesauce looks like spring.
It feels like snow.
Local Food - Community Experts
By Chloe and Elena
The Schoolcraft First Graders visited Bill Wilson's farm, West Nary Fruit and Berry, to learn more about growing fruit.
When we visited Bill's farm, we saw apple trees planted in orchard surrounded by a gate, so they wouldn't get eaten by animals. Inside the greenhouse we saw raspberries, they were bright red.
When we visited Bill, we...
To learn more about West Nary Fruit and Berry, and the varieties Bill grows, click on the link below.