Parents & Teachers:
Resources for Cooking with Your Teen
Cooking with your teen can be a great way to spend quality time together. There are many different styles and recipes available to you and your child.
The following resources will help you understand the importance of cooking or baking with your teen – as well as some recipes for you and your teen to try.
- The Importance of Cooking With Your Children: This 5-page article, from WebMD.com, highlights the importance of spending time with your child(ren) in the kitchen. Additionally, this article includes some tips and recipes to help you get started cooking with your teen.
- Cooking With Kids Inc.: This nonprofit organization teaches hands-on food and nutrition education to elementary school children. Cooking with Kids Inc. engages children in hands-on learning with fresh, affordable foods from diverse cultures. Students are encouraged to explore many varieties of foods using all of their senses, to have fun, and to exercise choice.
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