Food: Recipes and Cooking Tips
These websites teach elementary students how to cook and prepare food safely. Included are searchable recipe databases, plus articles on reading a recipe, preparing a nutritious meal quickly, and nutrition. Includes links to eThemes on Recipes from Around the World as well as Health and Nutrition.
PBS Kids: CafeZoom
Some of the kid friendly recipes include ice cream, fruit pizza, and empanadas.
KidsHealth: Recipes and Cooking for Kids
This site includes lots of recipes that kids can make including vegetarian, diabetic, and other special diet options.
ThinkQuest: Kids In The Kitchen
A student-designed site that features food science information, cooking tips, nutrition facts, quick recipes, and games.
ThinkQuest: Recipes and More
Conversion and equivalent tables, a glossary of cooking terms, recipes, and more.
Being Safe In The Kitchen
Learn to be safe in the kitchen and the importance of cleaning up.
Food Energy Experiment
This site takes you through an experiment to learn how the energy stored in food can be measured.
Don't Gross Out the World
Find out what you know about worldwide table manners with this fun quiz.
eThemes: Recipes from Around the World
Learn about the different types of food eaten around the world. There are recipes from many places including Korea, China, England, Mexico, Italy, Japan, and Africa. Read about cooking safety and dining etiquette, plus watch videos of master chefs preparing a meal. There are also some math activities.
eThemes: Health: Diet and Nutrition
These sites are about good nutrition and healthy diets. Learn about the food pyramid and how food is good for the body. Topics include how to read food labels and look for additives. There are also online games and quizzes about nutrition.