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Lunch Box Kitchen Skills

Packing his lunchbox gives Henry the opportunity to practice a variety of kitchen skills. In addition to learning how to select the elements of a balanced lunch, this week he has used scissors to cut pepperoni and a knife to slice plums.

Slicing Plums
 
He's concentrating very hard on cutting the plum into pieces that will fit in his lunchbox.
 

Henry is also taking a stronger interest in helping make breakfast in the morning by stirring pancake mix and a using a rolling pin and biscuit cutter to make biscuits.

Making Biscuits

We made an extra biscuit for his lunch.

What kitchen skills are your kids practicing this week?

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