Introduction to Cooking

Arts | Culinary Arts
Grade: 7-8

Introduction to Cooking is a middle school elective designed for hands-on learning. Standard cooking procedures, vocabulary, and measurements are fundamentals that are practiced while cooking. A variety of recipes including simple entrées, breakfast foods, and desserts are selected weekly as students gain skill and efficiency. Safety and sanitation skills are stressed throughout the course.


Jennifer Gernhard, Arts
Jennifer Gernhard
Culinary Arts and Health Education
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