Students of G. D. GOENKA PUBLIC SCHOOL, GORAKHPUR celebrated vegetable day on April 24th 2018. In the morning all students from nursery to 2nd assembled in the assembly hall. Students from Nursery to 2nd has performed on this special day. With an objective to create and educate children about the importance and consumption of vegetables in regular diet, the youngsters have celebrated this day. This activity aimed at inculcating good healthy food habit among the young ones right from the beginning. Teachers had made interesting and simple stories on encouraging children to have vegetables in their meals. The teachers also explained the importance of vegetables intake in diet for mental and physical growth. The tiny tots also learned more about the taste, smell, colour and texture of each vegetable. Children clearly understood the importance of washing the vegetables before eating or cooking and about the benefits of eating fresh vegetables. Children and teachers sang the vegetable rhyme with great zest, enthusiasm and vigour, enjoying the moments of joy and happiness on this special day. All the children were found to be quite thrilled and were positive on the fact that vegetables are better than junk food. Principal Mr. Pradeep K. Pandey encouraged the children with his presence.