Something new I have started with my students this year is cooking.
Every Friday, we read a book and then do a cooking activity to go along with the book. I try to make the book and activity something relating to a recent topic or the theme for the time of year.
For example, this past week we were working on the poem “5 Little Pumpkins sitting on a gate,” so we made a gate with pretzels and peanut butter and then added the pumpkins.
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