Family Cooking

Cooking Tips & Tricks

Ideal for Preschool/Pre-K, School-Age

A father and son cook together in the kitchen

Cooking activities promote development and learning by encouraging children to:

  • Explore different units of measurement.
  • Make healthy food choices.
  • Explore how properties can change.

Tips & Tricks:

  • Wash hands and allow your child to scoop and participate.
  • Keep a second bowl filled with flour on the side and exchange in and out.
  • Give your child their own spoon or utensil
  • Allow your child to pick out an ingredient to add to the recipe.
  • Use sign language and talk with your child

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