Monday, February 8, 2016
Valentine's Day Cooking and Crafting Activities
Valentine’s Day Cooking, Crafting, and Learning –With your child, bake a delicious cake, cupcakes, and create a decorative mailbox to receive Valentine's Day cards and letters!
Baking with adults improves children's reading and math skills: vocabulary building, sequencing of events, measurement, comprehension and problem solving. Together read the ingredients, organize the ingredients and cookware and follow the directions to bake delicious Valentine cakes.
Cookware used for baking
The ingredients have been mixed and are ready for the oven. Adult supervision is needed.
When removing from the oven let the cakes cool for 15-20 minutes before frosting.
Next, apply frosting and then be creative with the sprinkles
Now create a Valentine's Day mailbox. Using construction paper, cut out several hearts of different sizes and colors. Next arrange them and tape or glue them onto the box.
Now you are ready for a fabulous Valentine's Day!