Cooking in the classroom does more than teach children--it’s also about building community in the classroom. This 3-hour training provides teachers an in-depth view of utilizing cooking projects as part of curriculum. Early childhood educators can use cooking projects to help children understand math, science, and literacy concepts, as well as practice fine- and gross-motor skills. In this online course, students will cover the following topics:
Objectives / Learning Outcomes:
1. The USDA MyPlate guide;
2. Planning cooking projects across multiple academic areas;
3. Accommodating children with special needs in cooking projects; and
4. Choosing, planning, and implementing age-appropriate cooking projects.
By the end of this training, the learner will be able to:
- Explain the new USDA MyPlate guide.
- Identify ways to extend cooking projects in various areas.
- Identify how cooking projects can be teaching tools in the classroom.
- Give examples of cooking projects that can accommodate children with special needs and/or disabilities.
- Give examples on how to choose, plan, and conduct a cooking project in an age-appropriate and organized manner.
Online material will be presented in the form of slides,
accompanied with speech. Videos will be used to demonstrate ideas and concepts. Charts and tables
will be used for illustration.
No prerequisites are required for the completion of this course.
Proprietary or conflict of interest disclosure:
Unless otherwise stated in the course description none of H & H subject matter experts and editor has any conflict or proprietary interests related to the material they prepared in this course.
A stable internet connection is required for the completion of this course. Users are highly encouraged to take their online course on Google Chrome
on either a laptop or desktop computer. Speakers and/or headphones are also required to hear speech.
Learning Assessment Method:
Learners will be assessed through questions after every section is completed. Learners will not be
allowed to proceed to the next section of the training until all questions have been answered correctly.
Learners will be presented with a final test composed of true/false and multiple choice questions.
Upon successful completion of the training, learners will receive their certificate by email.
- Criteria to earn CEUs:
- Certificates are awarded when the following criteria have been met by the learner:
- Class has been paid in full
- All material has been reviewed
- All review questions and final test have been completed with a passing score of 80% or higher.
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- Payment Policy:
- Payments need to be made in full. No refunds will be issued after starting the class.
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You are purchasing a session of an online training that includes online assessments.
Your certificate will be emailed to you once you pass the final exam with a passing grade of 80%.
Your certificate will bear the name you provided to us when you signed up.
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