BENEFITSSocially/emotionally– children will develop pride and confidence in their skills and abilities.
Lots of thinking skills through problem-solving and following recipes.
Physically – Chopping, spreading, stirring, pouring and mixing are all cooking skills that help strengthen
and develop small muscle control and eye-hand coordination.
Language Development – Children will follow recipe cards and develop new words and concepts through discussions.
Cognitively – Cooking inspires children's curiosity, thinking, and problem-solving abilities.
Children will develop maths and science skills through measuring, pouring, using measuring spoons and cups.