Your Healthy Plate: Protein

From the Set 21st Century Basic Skills Library

This new book from Cherry Lake Publishing, highlights protein, one of the food groups contained in the new dietary guidelines for Americans launched in January 2011 by the FDA. This leveled reader helps the young child understand the importance of protein as a part of a balanced diet.

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Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Dewey 613.2/82
Lexile 620L
ATOS Reading Level
Guided Reading Level J
Language English
Publisher Cherry Lake Publishing
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781610803496), Paperback (9781610804035), PDF (9781610803564), ePub (9781631884313), Hosted ebook (9781610803564H), Kindle (9781631371042)
Copyright 2012
Number of Pages 24
Dimensions 8.25 x 8.25
Graphics Full-color photographs

Author: Katie Marsico

Katie Marsico is the author of more than 200 nonfiction books for children and young adults. She lives with her husband and seven children near Chicago, Illinois.

  • What Is Protein?
  • Why Do You Need Protein?
  • Why Else Should You Eat Protein?
  • How Much Protein Do You Need?
  • Find Out More
  • Glossary
  • Home and School Connection
  • Index
  • About the Author
Author/Illustrator biography
Glossary of key words
Sources for further research
Table of contents
Full-color photographs