When Children Do This:

  • Watch bread dough rise or melt butter.
  • Follow directions in a recipe that call for adding ingridients by teaspoons, cups, etc.
  • Make a salad for the family dinner or bake muffins for breakfast.

They Are Learning to:

  • Understand that foods can change their physical state (Science).
  • Understanding measurement (Math Skills).
  • Take pride in their accomplishments (Self-Esteem).