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Food Adjectives List For Tasting Games

Food Adjectives List For Tasting Games

18/11/2013

Food Adjectives List For Tasting Games If you are doing any kind of tasting game with children, you may need a list of adjectives to help them to get the ball rolling past 'yucky' and 'yummy'. Here is a downloadable list you can print off and use to get them focussing on HOW food tastes rather than just whether they initially like it or not. Children can understand that it is ok to not like something, but being able to say what it is like...

Mystery Ingredients Cooking Challenge

Mystery Ingredients Cooking Challenge

15/11/2013

Mystery Ingredients Cooking Challenge We found this fab cooking activity on the wonderful My Kids Adventures website. If your kids would love to have free range to make up their own recipes in the kitchen, but you're nervous that they will either hurt themselves or make something so inedible that it will knock their confidence, then this is the activity for you. The idea is based on the Black Box challenge from the US Iron Chef competition or the Mystery Ingredient...

How to have a spontaneous picnic in 15 minutes

How to have a spontaneous picnic in 15 minutes

23/07/2013

How to have a spontaneous picnic in 15 minutes This article was found on the My Kids Adventures website. It gives practical instructions for parents who would love their kids' childhood to be full of more spontaneous picnics but find it daunting to put together. We like it because it gives ideas for a ready to go bag, what to include and where to go. It should give you, as parents, the confidence to "plan to be spontaneous" and enjoy more quality time together as a ...

Salad spy worksheet

Salad spy worksheet

09/07/2013

Salad spy worksheet We found this clever worksheet on the Salad Days website. This is a good worksheet for getting children to learn the skill of asking for people's opinions, and it can also be used with teaching of tally charts in maths if a group of children pool their answers together. We thought it was a good way for them to explore different ways to eat salad and maybe get some ideas beyond the 'bit of iceberg lettuce with a wedge of tomato and a sli...

Food A Fact Of Life Lesson Plans

Food A Fact Of Life Lesson Plans

19/04/2009

Food A Fact Of Life Lesson Plans for 3-5 year olds This is a lovely series of activities put together on the Food A Fact Of Life site. The site is set up by the British Nutrition Foundation, which is a charity which provides generally extremely well framed information on food to the public, but also has strong links to the food industry, so please use your discretion. There are lesson plans for all ages but here we are foc...

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