Sing a Song
Pease Porridge Hot (Mother Goose)
Pease porridge hot,
Pease porridge cold,
Pease porridge in the pot
Nine days old.
Learn about cooking with Elmo!
Let your child cut out or draw various foods they like and that are healthy for them. Glue them to a paper plate and talk about them. Find recipes that include those foods and make them together! For older children, talk about the measurements as you cook. Cooking is full of math lessons, like portions and fractions.
Read a Book
Here are some book recommendations for today. Check out the picture book collection at your local library, where there are lots of books to choose from! Find nearby libraries
- Wild Boars Cook by Meg Rosoff; illustrated by Sophie Blackall
- The Forest Feast for Kids: Colorful Vegetarian Recipes that are Simple to Make by Erin Gleeson
- The Young Chef: Recipes and Techniques for Kids Who Love to Cook by Mark Ainsworth
See the January Activity Calendar for many more fun, educational activities you and your child can do anytime!