so, we are talking about food groups in my classroom right now and yesterday i asked my kids to name some foods in each group. we went through fruits and vegetables with little to take note of and then i asked them what foods would be in the meat category. they looked confused so i suggested beef and chicken and then said, "what else?" which, in china, is kind of opening a can of worms. it went something like this:
Me: "yes, very good. what else?"
Me: "umm...not quite, but probably."
Me: "yep, that too."
and then i thought maybe we should move on to the grains before we listed off the entire animal kingdom. ah, the joys of living in china.