There are starting to be many childcare centers that are embracing cooking to teach and promote healthier eating habits. This also allows great opportunity that allows the kitchen staff to be more involved within the classroom.
Cooking with children in learning centers promotes lifetime skills of healthy cooking starting at a young age. Children can learn how to make some of their own snacks or meals and rely less on packaged foods. Cooking with children is a learning lab that can involve all of their senses, and it allows them to try new and healthy foods.
Throughout this course, we will learn and discuss cooking with children and the benefits that follow.